γεννάω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From γέννα, poetic form of γένος "offspring". Causal counterpart of γίγνομαι.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ɡennáɔː/
  • (Koine) IPA(key): /ɣenˈnao/

Verb[edit]

γεννάω (gennaō) future: γεννήσω aorist: ἐγέννησα perfect: γεγέννηκα perfect m/p: γεγέννημαι aorist passive: ἐγεννήθην

  1. I beget, give birth to
  2. I bring forth, produce, generate

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Greek[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

γεννάω (gennáo)    simple past:  γέννησα (génnisa)

  1. give birth

Conjugation[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

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