τρέχω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *dʰregʰ- (to run).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Verb[edit]

τρέχω (trékhō) future: θρέξω, δραμῶ aorist: ἔθρεξα, ἔδραμον perfect active: δεδράμηκα perfect mediopassive: δεδράμημαι

  1. (of people) to run
    1. (of things) to move quickly
  2. to run over
    1. to run a course, a heat

Inflection[edit]

The verb is often suppleted with forms from δραμεῖν (drameîn), especially the future and aorist.

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek τρέχω (trékhō), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰregʰ- (to run).

Verb[edit]

τρέχω (trécho); simple past: έτρεξα (étrexa); passive form: —

  1. run, move quickly, sprint
    Έτρεξα για να προλάβω το τρένο.Étrexa gia na prolávo to tréno. ― I ran to catch the train.
  2. flee, run away
  3. flow, flow from, run
    Τρέχει η μύτη μου.Tréchei i mýti mou. ― My nose runs.
    Το ποτάμι τρέχειTo potámi tréchei ― The river flows.
  4. run, execute (a computer or computer program)
    Θα μπορούμε να τρέχουμε προγράμματα Windows.
    Tha boroúme na tréchoume prográmmata Windows.
    We shall be able to run Windows programs.

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