ἔλδομαι

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From ἐέλδομαι (eéldomai) from *ἐϝέλδομαι, past this is debated. Pokorny argues for a Proto-Indo-European *wel-, cognate with Sanskrit वृणोति (vṛṇoti) and Old English willan; however Beekes argues that the word has no Proto-Indo-European cognates.

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ἔλδομαι (éldomai)

  1. (with infinitive) I wish, long
  2. (with genitive) I long for
  3. (with accusative) I desire

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