πλέω

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *plew-. Cognate with English float.

see also: πλοῖον (ploîon, ship)

Verb[edit]

πλέω (pléo); simple past: έπλευσα (éplefsa); passive form: —

  1. sail (in a boat)
  2. float
  3. (figuratively) to be happy, serene and contented
  4. (figuratively) to be too large (of shoes, clothing, etc)

Declension[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

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