ἀραρίσκω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A reduplicated present from Proto-Indo-European *h₂er-, suffixed with -σκω ‎(-skō), from Proto-Indo-European *-sḱéti. Cognates include Old Armenian արարի ‎(arari, I did), Avestan [script needed] ‎(arǝm), and Sanskrit ऋत ‎(ṛtá)

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Verb[edit]

ἀραρίσκω ‎(ararískō)

  1. (transitive)
    1. join, fasten
    2. fit together, construct
      1. prepare, contrive
    3. fit, equip, furnish
      1. please, gratify
    4. make fit, make pleasing
  2. (intransitive)
    1. to be joined closely together
      1. to be fixed
    2. to fit or suit
    3. to be fitted with, furnished with
    4. to be fitted, suiting, agreeable, pleasing

Usage notes[edit]

The present, imperfect, future, and aorist 1 active forms govern the transitive senses, while the middle tenses, aorist 2 and active perfect and pluperfect forms govern the intransitive.

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