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Ancient Greek: kái̯omai̯

« éu̯ɔː (burn) pʰérɔː (carry) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Ancient Greek
Meaning:burn
Source form:καίομαι
Phonological form:kái̯omai̯
Gloss:be lighted, burn
Notes:Inf. καίεσθαι. Medio-passive verb form. Cf. καίω 'set on fire, burn' (active and transitive). Cf. perfect passive κέκαυμαι 'be on fire, burn'.
Cognate codes:J

Source of lexical data

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Source: LSJ = H. G. Liddell, R. Scott. H. S. Jones. A Greek-English Lexicon. (Oxford, rev. ed. with supplement 1968)
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class J
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Source: Chantraine, Pierre. 1968-1980. Dictionnaire étymologique de la langue grec. Paris: Klinksieck.
Reliability: High
Comment: S.v. καίω
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Source: Beekes, Robert. 2010. Etymological Dictionary of Greek. Leiden: Brill.
Reliability: High
Comment: S.v. καίω