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Source: Andriotis, Nikolaos (et al.). 1999. [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek]. Thessaloniki: Institute of Modern Greek Studies.
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Comment: Modern Greek σπρώχνω ultimately from Ancient Greek προ-ωθέω. (Initial *s- either from reanalysis with object pronoun τους, τις, etc., or additional prefix εἰσ- with procope of initial unstressed vowel.)