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εἶναι

Ἐδιζησάμην ἐμεωυτόν -> I searched out myself
Heraclitus, fr. 101B

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

εἶναι: ἀπαρ. τοῦ εἰμὶ (ὑπάρχω). ΙΙ. ἐν Ἡσ. Ἔργ. κ. Ἡμ. 351 τῷ προσιόντι προσεῖναι (ἔνθα κεῖται αντὶ του προσιέναι, ἀπαρ. τοῦ πρόσειμι, πλησιάζω) πιθανῶς εἶναι ἐφθαρμένον.

French (Bailly abrégé)

inf. de εἰμί.

English (Strong)

present infinitive from εἰμί; to exist: am, was. come, is, X lust after, X please well, there is, to be, was.

Greek Monotonic

εἶναι:I. απαρ. του εἰμί (sum).
II. στον Ησίοδ., αντί ἰέναι, απαρ. του εἶμι (ibo, προχωρώ).

Russian (Dvoretsky)

εἶναι: inf. к εἰμί.

Greek > English (Woodhouse Verbs Reversed)

εἶναι = (see also εἰμί): be, belong to, constitute, exist, be at the beck of

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