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Headword: Πυθέσθαι
Adler number: pi,3126
Translated headword: to learn by inquiry
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning] to ask. Second aorist middle; from πεύθω . But πυθέσθαι [sc. also means] to hear.
Greek Original:
Πυθέσθαι: τὸ ἐρωτῆσαι. μέσος ἀόριστος β#: ἀπὸ τοῦ πεύθω. Πυθέσθαι δὲ τὸ ἀκούειν.
Notes:
Πεύθομαι is an earlier present tense from the same root as πυνθάνομαι . The active is rare; see LSJ s.v.
cf. pi 1415, pi 3134, pi 3135, etc.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 17 September 2004@19:39:48.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead on 19 September 2004@05:31:55.
David Whitehead on 23 October 2013@08:41:23.

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