ἀσκέω

ἀσκέω
Grammatical information: v.
Meaning: `work raw materials, form by art' (Il.), `exercise, train' (Hdt.).
Other forms: Aor. ἀσκῆσαι
Dialectal forms: Myc. aketirija \/askētriai\/ also aketirja `worksters' of textile, wool?
Derivatives: ἄσκησις f. `(gymnastic) exercise' (Hp.) `ascetism' (Luc.).
Origin: XX [etym. unknown]
Etymology: Unknown. The oldest meaning may be `work on material, make it better, useful, more beautiful'. As DELG remarks it might be a denom. of ἀσκός, i.e. `prepare a skin' (from there `train your body'?). Cf. Baunack Stud. 1, 258ff.
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Greek-English etymological dictionary (Ελληνικά-Αγγλικά ετυμολογική λεξικό). . 2010.

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  • ἀσκήσουσι — ἀσκέω work aor subj act 3rd pl (epic) ἀσκέω work fut part act masc/neut dat pl (attic epic doric ionic) ἀσκέω work fut ind act 3rd pl (attic epic doric ionic aeolic) ἀ̱σκήσουσι , ἀσκέω work futperf ind act masc/neut dat pl (attic epic doric ionic …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • ἀσκήσουσιν — ἀσκέω work aor subj act 3rd pl (epic) ἀσκέω work fut part act masc/neut dat pl (attic epic doric ionic) ἀσκέω work fut ind act 3rd pl (attic epic doric ionic aeolic) ἀ̱σκήσουσιν , ἀσκέω work futperf ind act masc/neut dat pl (attic epic doric… …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • ἀσκῇ — ἀσκέω work pres subj mp 2nd sg ἀσκέω work pres ind mp 2nd sg ἀσκέω work pres subj act 3rd sg …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • ἀσκήσατε — ἀσκέω work aor imperat act 2nd pl ἀ̱σκήσατε , ἀσκέω work aor ind act 2nd pl (doric aeolic) ἀσκέω work aor ind act 2nd pl (homeric ionic) …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • ἀσκήσεται — ἀσκέω work aor subj mid 3rd sg (epic) ἀσκέω work fut ind mid 3rd sg ἀ̱σκήσεται , ἀσκέω work futperf ind mp 3rd sg (doric aeolic) …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • ἀσκήσομεν — ἀσκέω work aor subj act 1st pl (epic) ἀσκέω work fut ind act 1st pl ἀ̱σκήσομεν , ἀσκέω work futperf ind act 1st pl (doric aeolic) …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • ἄσκησον — ἀσκέω work aor imperat act 2nd sg ἄ̱σκησον , ἀσκέω work futperf ind act masc voc sg (doric aeolic) ἄ̱σκησον , ἀσκέω work futperf ind act neut nom/voc/acc sg (doric aeolic) …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • ἠσκημένα — ἀσκέω work perf part mp neut nom/voc/acc pl (attic epic doric ionic aeolic) ἠσκημένᾱ , ἀσκέω work perf part mp fem nom/voc/acc dual (attic epic doric ionic aeolic) ἠσκημένᾱ , ἀσκέω work perf part mp fem nom/voc sg (attic epic doric ionic… …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • ἀσκεῖ — ἀσκέω work pres ind mp 2nd sg (attic epic doric ionic aeolic) ἀσκέω work pres ind act 3rd sg (attic epic doric ionic aeolic) …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • ἀσκείσθων — ἀσκέω work pres imperat mp 3rd pl (attic epic) ἀσκέω work pres imperat mp 3rd dual (attic epic) …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • ἀσκηθέντα — ἀσκέω work aor part pass neut nom/voc/acc pl ἀσκέω work aor part pass masc acc sg …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

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