ἐκτείνω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ἐκ (ek, out) + τείνω (teínō, I stretch).

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Verb[edit]

ἐκτείνω (ekteinō) future: ἐκτενῶ aorist: ἐξέτεινα perfect active: ἐκτέτακα perfect mediopassive: ἐκτέταμαι aorist passive: ἐξετάθην

  1. I stretch out
  2. I prolong, draw out
  3. (passive) I lay outstretched
  4. I strain, push to the limit
  5. (grammar) I lengthen a vowel

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