ἀσκέω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of unknown origin. Perhaps related to ἀσκός (askós, skin, hide).

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Mark the vowel length of the ambiguous vowel by adding a macron after it if it is long, or a breve if it is short. By default, Module:grc-pronunciation assumes it is short if unmarked.

Verb[edit]

ἀσκέω (askéō)

  1. to work, form
  2. to adorn, decorate, trick out
  3. to honor, revere
  4. to practice, exercise, train (often, but not always, of athletics)

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