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Τοῦ ὅλου οὖν τῇ ἐπιθυμίᾳ καὶ διώξει ἔρως ὄνομα -> Love is the name for our pursuit of wholeness, for our desire to be complete
Plato, Symposium, 192e10

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

ἤμην: μεταγεν. παρατ. τοῦ εἰμί (sum), Cobet V. LL, 57.

French (Bailly abrégé)

impf. Moy. de εἰμί.

English (Strong)

a prolonged form of ἦν; I was: be, was. (Sometimes unexpressed).

Russian (Dvoretsky)

ἤμην: NT (= ἦν) impf. к εἰμί.