βαπτίζω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From βάπτω(báptō, I dip) +‎ -ίζω(-ízō).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Verb[edit]

βαπτίζω (baptízō)

  1. to dip, plunge
  2. to immerse
  3. (passive) to drown, sink (of ships)
  4. to get wet, soak
  5. to wash, clean with water, clean by dipping or submerging
  6. (passive) to bathe
  7. to draw water (or other liquid)
  8. (Christianity) to baptize
  9. (passive) to perform ablutions

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