τελευτάω

From Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From τελευτή (teleutḗ, end) +‎ -ᾰ́ω (-áō).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Verb[edit]

τελευτᾰ́ω (teleutáō) first-singular present indicative (Epic, Attic, Ionic)

  1. to accomplish
    • 800 BCE – 600 BCE, Homer, Iliad 8.9:
      ὄφρα τάχιστα τελευτήσω τάδε ἔργα.
      óphra tákhista teleutḗsō táde érga.
      so that I will accomplish these works very quickly.
  2. to finish, end
  3. to die

Conjugation[edit]

Further reading[edit]