ἐθέλω

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From Proto-Indo-European *h₁gʷel-. Cognates include Old Church Slavonic жєлѣти (želěti).

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ἐθέλω (ethélō)

  1. I am willing (of consent rather than desire); I wish
  2. (with negative) I am (un)able
  3. (of inanimate objects)
    1. expressing future; I will, shall
    2. I am naturally disposed; I am wont, accustomed

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