ἐγώ

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Ancient Greek[edit]

case first person
singular dual plural
str. encl. str. str.
nominative ἐγώ νώ, νῶϊ ἡμεῖς
genitive ἐμοῦ μου νῷν ἡμῶν
dative ἐμοί μοι νῷν ἡμῖν
accusative ἐμέ με νώ, νῶϊ ἡμᾶς
adjective ἐμός ἡμέτερος

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂. Compare Latin ego.

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Pronoun[edit]

ἐγώ (egṓ) (Epic, Attic, Ionic, Thessalian, Koine Greek)

  1. first person singular personal pronoun: I, me, my

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ἐγών (egṓn) is used in Epic mostly before vowels, and is used in Doric also before consonants. The dual and plural are νώ (nṓ) and ἡμεῖς (hēmeîs).

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