χορεύω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From χορός (khorós, dance)

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /kʰo.reú̯.ɔː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /kʰoˈre.wo/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /xoˈre.βo/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /xoˈre.vo/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /xoˈre.vo/
  • Verb[edit]

    χορεύω (khoreúō)

    1. (intransitive) to dance in a round or choral dance
    2. (intransitive or with cognate object) to dance
      Λύκος περὶ φρέαρ χορεύει.
      Lúkos perì phréar khoreúei.
      The wolf dances around the well.
    3. (intransitive) to practice dancing
    4. (intransitive) to move in a circle, circle
    5. (intransitive) to rouse to dancing

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    Greek[edit]

    Verb[edit]

    χορεύω (chorévo) (simple past χόρεψα, passive χορεύομαι)

    1. dance
    2. bounce about

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