πέλω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

PIE root
*kʷel-

From Proto-Indo-European *kʷel- ‎(to move; to turn (around)). Cognates include Latin colō, Sanskrit चरति ‎(cárati), and Old Armenian հոլով ‎(holov).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

πέλω ‎(pélō)

  1. I am in motion, I go
  2. I am
  3. I become

Usage notes[edit]

  • Very often deponent and also usually in 3rd singular.

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