ῥοφέω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *srebʰ-, *sr̥bʰ-, *serbʰ-. Cognates include Old Armenian արբ- (arb-), Old Church Slavonic сръбати (srŭbati), Latin sorbeō, and English slurp.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ῥοφέω (rhophéō) present: ῥοφέω, ῥοφῶ future: ῥοφήσω aorist: ἐρρόφησα

  1. I sup greedily up, gulp down
  2. I drain dry, empty

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