ἀποπλήσσω

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Etymology[edit]

From ἀπο- (apo-) +‎ πλήσσω (plḗssō, to strike)

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  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /a.po.plɛ̌ːs.sɔː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /a.poˈples.so/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /a.poˈplis.so/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /a.poˈplis.so/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /a.poˈpli.so/
  • Verb[edit]

    ἀποπλήσσω (apoplḗssō)

    1. I strike to earth
    2. I cripple with a stroke, disable
    3. (passive) I lose my senses, become dizzy, become dumbfounded
    4. (middle) I drive back, repulse

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