νομίζω

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From νόμος (nómos, custom) +‎ -ίζω (-ízō, denominative verb suffix).

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νομίζω (nomízō)

  1. I use customarily, practise
    1. (legislation) I enact
    2. (with dative) I make a man of you, use
    3. (with infinitive) I am accustomed to doing
  2. I acknowledge, consider as
    1. I esteem, hold in honour
    2. (with accusative of object) I hold, believe
    3. (with accusative and infinitive) I deem, hold, believe that

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek νομίζω (nomízō).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /noˈmizo/
  • Hyphenation: νο‧μί‧ζω

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νομίζω (nomízo) (past νόμισα, passive νομίζομαι)

  1. think, consider, opine
    Νομίζω ότι η μητέρα του ζει.
    Nomízo óti i mitéra tou zei.
    I think that his mother is alive.
    Νομιζόμουν για καλός μαθητής από τους καθηγητές μου, αλλά απέτυχα στις εξετάσεις.
    Nomizómoun gia kalós mathitís apó tous kathigités mou, allá apétycha stis exetáseis.
    I was regarded as a good student by my professors, but I failed my exams.

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