κελεύω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From κέλομαι (kélomai, I urge, exhort).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Verb[edit]

κελεύω (keleúō)

  1. I urge, bid, exhort
  2. I command, order

Usage notes[edit]

The person being urged/commanded generally takes the accusative (and sometimes the dative), with the action being requested taking the infinitive.

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