διαφέρω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From δια- (dia-, through, between) +‎ φέρω (phérō, to bring, carry)

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /di.a.pʰé.rɔː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /di.aˈpʰɛ.ro/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ði.aˈɸe.ro/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ði.aˈfe.ro/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ði.aˈfe.ro/
  • Verb[edit]

    διαφέρω (diaphérō)

    1. to carry over or across, to carry from one to another
      1. (of time) to go through, live, continue
      2. to bear through, bear to the end
      3. to bear to the end, go through with
    2. to carry different ways, to toss about
      1. to spread
      2. to tear asunder
      3. to give
      4. (ἐράνους διαφέρω = διαλύσομα) to pay them up
    3. (intransitive) to differ
      1. (impersonal) it makes a difference
      2. (substantive) the difference, the odds
      3. to be different from a man, generally in point of excess, to surpass
      4. to prevail
      5. to quarrel, struggle
      6. to come between, intervene
      7. to belong to
    4. (passive) to differ, be at variance, quarrel

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    Greek[edit]

    Etymology[edit]

    From Ancient Greek διαφέρω (diaphérō, to differ), from δια- (dia-) + φέρω (phérō).

    Verb[edit]

    διαφέρω (diaféro) (simple past διέφερα)

    1. differ, be different, vary

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