ἄω

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See also: -άω

Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Related to ἄημι (áēmi).

Verb[edit]

ἄω (áō)

  1. to blow
Usage notes[edit]

Only found in the imperfect ἄεν (áen).

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Etymology 2[edit]

Related to ἰαύω (iaúō).

Verb[edit]

ἄω (áō)

  1. to sleep
Inflection[edit]

Only used in the aorist.

References[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Contraction of ἀάω (aáō).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Verb[edit]

ἄω (áō)

  1. Alternative form of ἀάω (aáō, I hurt)
References[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *seh₂- (to satiate, satisfy).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Verb[edit]

ἄω (áō)

  1. to satiate
  2. (intransitive) to take one's fill
Inflection[edit]
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