πλέκω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Proto-Indo-European *pleḱ-. Cognate to Latin plecto.

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Verb[edit]

πλέκω (plékō)

  1. to plait, twine, twist, weave, braid

Inflection[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Greek: πλέκω (pléko)

Further reading[edit]


Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Ancient Greek πλέκω (plékō).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈple.ko/
  • Hyphenation: πλέ‧κω

Verb[edit]

πλέκω (pléko) active (simple past έπλεξα, passive πλέκομαι)

  1. knit, plait, weave
  2. tangle, intertwine
  3. (figuratively) praise

Conjugation[edit]

Related terms[edit]

From stem πλεκ-, πλεχ-

From stem πλεξ-

And stem πλοκ-