στέφω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *stÁb-, *stÁbʰ-, *stemb-, *stembʰ- (to support, stomp, curse, be amazed).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /stépʰɔː/
  • (Koine) IPA(key): /ˈstefo/

Verb[edit]

στέφω (stephō) future: στέψω aorist: ἔστεψα perfect mediopassive: ἔστεμμαι aorist passive: ἐστέφθην

  1. I surround, encircle, encompass
  2. I crown, adorn, honour

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