ἀναγιγνώσκω

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Etymology[edit]

From ᾰ̓νᾰ- (ana-, up) +‎ γῐγνώσκω (gignṓskō, to recognize).

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  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /a.na.ɡi.ɡnɔ̌ːs.kɔː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /a.na.ɡiˈɡnos.ko/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /a.na.ɣiˈɣnos.ko/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /a.na.ʝiˈɣnos.ko/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /a.na.ʝiˈɣnos.ko/
  • Verb[edit]

    ᾰ̓νᾰγῐγνώσκω (anagignṓskō)

    1. (Epic, in the second aorist)
      1. (transitive) to know well, know certainly
      2. (transitive) to know again, recognize
    2. (Attic, of written characters, transitive) to know them again, to read
    3. (Ionic, causative, mostly in aorist, transitive) to persuade or induce one to do something

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