ἀρκέω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂erk-. Cognates include Old Armenian արգել (argel, obstacle) and Latin arceō.

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Verb[edit]

ᾰ̓ρκέω (arkéō)

  1. to ward off, keep off
  2. (+ dative) to defend
  3. to assist, succour
  4. to be strong enough, am sufficient, suffice
  5. to suffice, am enough for, satisfy
  6. to be enough, be strong enough, avail, hold out
  7. (passive) to be satisfied with

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