ἐάω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Uncertain. Appears to derive from *ἐϝάω (*ewáō), but past that is unclear.

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /e.á.ɔː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ɛˈa.o/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /eˈa.o/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /eˈa.o/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /eˈa.o/
  • Verb[edit]

    ἐάω (eáō).

    1. (with accusative of person and infinitive) to let someone do something
    2. to cede, grant, yield
    3. to agree
    4. to advise
    5. to neglect, disregard

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