εἶμι

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See also: εἰμί

Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₁ey-. Cognates include Mycenaean Greek 𐀂𐀍𐀳 (i-jo-te), Latin (I go), Sanskrit एति (éti, goes), Hittite 𒄿𒄿𒀀𒋫𒋫 (iyatta, goes), Old Persian 𐎠𐎡𐎫𐎡𐎹 (aitiy, goes), Old Church Slavonic ити (iti).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

εἶμι (eimi)

  1. I come, go

Usage notes[edit]

In Attic Greek, εἶμι and its verb forms are usually used as various verb forms of ἔρχομαι.

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