χρονίζω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From χρόνος (khrónos, time) +‎ -ίζω (-ízō).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /kʰro.níz.dɔː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /kʰroˈni.zo/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /xroˈni.zo/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /xroˈni.zo/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /xroˈni.zo/
  • Verb[edit]

    χρονῐ́ζω (khronízō)

    1. to spend time
      1. to last long, continue
      2. to persevere
      3. to take time, tarry, linger, delay, be slow
      4. (of ailments) to be/become chronic
      5. (of wine) to be/become old, to have age
    2. (passive) to be prolonged or protracted
      1. to grow up

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    Verb[edit]

    χρονίζω (chronízo) (simple past χρόνισα)

    1. take a long time, drag
    2. endure, last a long time
    3. delay, drag
    4. age one year

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