χαράσσω

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Etymology[edit]

From some -k- extension to Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰer- (to scratch, scrape).[1]

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Verb[edit]

χᾰρᾰ́σσω (kharássō)

  1. to sharpen
  2. to engrave, carve, write, draw, stamp

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Pokorny, Julius (1959) Indogermanisches etymologisches Wörterbuch [Indo-European Etymological Dictionary] (in German), volume II, Bern, München: Francke Verlag, page 441