περιφέρω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From περῐ- (peri-, around) +‎ φέρω (phérō, carry)

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Mark the vowel length of the ambiguous vowel ι by adding a macron after it if it is long, or a breve if it is short. By default, Module:grc-pronunciation assumes it is short if unmarked.

Verb[edit]

περῐφέρω (periphérō)

  1. to carry round, carry about
    1. to move round
    2. to turn round
    3. to carry round, publish, make known
    4. to carry to and fro
    5. to bring round (into one's own power)
    6. to carry round or back (in thought)
    7. to turn round, make dizzy, turn mad
  2. (intransitive) to survive, endure, hold out
    1. to come round, recover
  3. (passive) to go round, revolve
    1. to wander about

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