ἕρπω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *serp-. Cognates include Sanskrit सर्पति (sarpati),सृप् (sṛp) and Latin serpō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ἕρπω (herpō) future: ἕρψω aorist: ἧρψα

  1. to creep, crawl, slink
  2. to move slowly, walk
  3. to go or come

Usage notes[edit]

Aorist is generally supplied by that of ἑρπύζω (herpúzō).

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