θάπτω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Hellenic *tʰapťō, perhaps from a Proto-Indo-European *dʰembʰ-, with cognates including Old Armenian դամբան (damban, tomb). Could also be a loanword.

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /tʰáp.tɔː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈtʰap.to/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈθap.to/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈθap.to/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈθap.to/
  • Verb[edit]

    θάπτω (tháptō)

    1. I honour with funeral rites
    2. I bury

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