ἐπιτέμνω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ἐπί (epí, upon) + τέμνω (témnō, cut)

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ἐπιτέμνω (epitemnō) future: ἐπιτεμῶ aorist: ἐπέταμον

  1. to cut upon the surface, make an incision, gash
  2. to cut short
    1. to abridge, shorten, epitomize
    2. to cut off
    3. (passive) to be cut short, perish

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • LSJ 7th edition