βάπτω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *gʷabʰ-. Cognate with Icelandic kafa.

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /báp.tɔː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈbap.to/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈβap.to/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈvap.to/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈvap.to/
  • Verb[edit]

    βάπτω (báptō)

    1. I dip, submerge
    2. I dye, colour
    3. I baptise

    Inflection[edit]

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