φαντάζω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From φᾰντός (phantós, visible) +‎ -ᾰ́ζω (-ázō), verbal adjective of φαίνω (phaínō, I cause to appear, bring to light).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /pʰan.táz.dɔː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /pʰanˈta.zo/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ɸanˈta.zo/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /fanˈta.zo/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /fanˈda.zo/
  • Verb[edit]

    φᾰντᾰ́ζω (phantázō)

    1. to show; to make visible
    2. (in the mediopassive) to place before one's mind, to picture to oneself, to imagine
    3. (passive) to become visible, appear
      1. to be heard
      2. to be terrified by visions or phantasms

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