θέω

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See also: θεῷ

Ancient Greek[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From earlier θεϝ- (thew-), possibly from a Proto-Indo-European *dʰew- (to run, flow).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /tʰé.ɔː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈtʰɛ.o/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈθe.o/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈθe.o/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈθe.o/
  • Verb[edit]

    θέω (théō)

    1. I run (fast)
    2. I fly

    Usage notes[edit]

    • In Attic, the combinations εο, εου, εω are not contracted.
    • The remaining tenses are usually suppleted by τρέχω (trékhō) and δρέμω (drémō).

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    References[edit]

    • θέω in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
    • θέω in Liddell & Scott (1889) An Intermediate Greek–English Lexicon, New York: Harper & Brothers
    • θέω in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers
    • θέω in Bailly, Anatole (1935) Le Grand Bailly: Dictionnaire grec-français, Paris: Hachette
    • θέω in Cunliffe, Richard J. (1924) A Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect: Expanded Edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, published 1963
    • Encyclopedia Papyrus Larousse (1963)
    • J.B Hofmann, Ετυμολογικόν Λεξικόν της Αρχαίας Ελληνικής (Etymologisches Wörterbuch des Griechischen)