ἔργον

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PIE root
*werǵ-

From Proto-Indo-European *wérǵom. Cognates include Old English weorc (English work), Avestan 𐬬𐬀𐬭𐬆𐬰𐬆𐬨 ‎(varəzəm), and Old Armenian գործ ‎(gorc).

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ἔργον ‎(érgonn ‎(genitive ἔργου); second declension ergon may be Romanised forms of Ancient Greek ἔργον.

  1. deed, doing, action
  2. labour, work, task

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