δείκνυμι

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *deyḱ- (to show, point out) +‎ -νῡμῐ (-nūmi), from Proto-Indo-European *-néwti. Cognates include Latin dīcō, Sanskrit दिशति (diśáti) and Old English tǣċan (English teach).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /děː.knyː.mi/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈdi.kny.mi/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈði.kny.mi/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈði.kny.mi/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈði.kni.mi/
  • Verb[edit]

    δείκνῡμῐ (deíknūmi)

    1. I show, point out [+dative = to someone]
    2. I bring to light, display, portray, represent
    3. I make known, explain, teach, prove

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