γράφω

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PIE root
*gerbʰ-

From Proto-Indo-European *gerbʰ-. Cognates include Old Church Slavonic жрѣбъ ‎(žrěbŭ), Old English ċeorfan (English carve).

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γρᾰ́φω ‎(gráphō)

  1. I scratch, carve
  2. I draw, sketch
  3. I write
  4. I write down a law, propose a law
  5. I indict, prosecute

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek γράφω ‎(gráphō).

Verb[edit]

γράφω ‎(gráfo); simple past: έγραψα (égrapsa); passive form: γράφομαι (gráfomai)

  1. write, pen
  2. record

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