γαμέω

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From γάμος (gámos, marriage, matrimony) +‎ -έω (-éō, denominative verbal suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /ɡa.mé.ɔː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ɡaˈmɛ.o/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ɣaˈme.o/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ɣaˈme.o/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ɣaˈme.o/
  • Verb[edit]

    γαμέω (gaméō)

    1. I marry
    2. (middle) I give myself in marriage
    3. (middle) I get a spouse for, I betroth (generally of parents for their children)

    Inflection[edit]

    Note that one of the future forms is identical to the present:

    Descendants[edit]

    References[edit]