ἔλπω

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From *ϝέλπω (*wélpō), perhaps from a Proto-Indo-European *welp-, from *welh₁-, with Latin voluptas as a cognate.

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ἔλπω (élpō)

  1. I cause to hope
  2. (middle)
    1. I hope, expect
    2. I expect anxiously, fear
    3. I deem, suppose

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