θείνω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *gʷʰen-. Cognates include Sanskrit हन्ति (hanti); Avestan 𐬘𐬀𐬌𐬥𐬙𐬌(jainti); Old Armenian գան (gan) and ջնեմ (ǰnem); Latin offendō, and Old English bana (English bane). See also the aorist ἔπεφνον (épephnon) and the noun φόνος (phónos).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Verb[edit]

θείνω (theínō)

  1. to strike, wound

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