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Non-contract Verb; 자동번역 Transliteration:

Principal Part: ἐπιτάσσω ἐπιτάξω

Structure: ἐπι (Prefix) + τάσς (Stem) + ω (Ending)


  1. to put upon, as a duty, to enjoin, to order, to, to impose commands, to accept orders, submit to commands, to be ordered, orders given
  2. to place next or beside, they had, placed next
  3. to place behind, to place in reserve
  4. to set in command over, set as guards over


Present tense

1st person2nd person3rd person
IndicativeSingular ἐπιτάσσω ἐπιτάσσεις ἐπιτάσσει
Dual ἐπιτάσσετον ἐπιτάσσετον
Plural ἐπιτάσσομεν ἐπιτάσσετε ἐπιτάσσουσιν*
SubjunctiveSingular ἐπιτάσσω ἐπιτάσσῃς ἐπιτάσσῃ
Dual ἐπιτάσσητον ἐπιτάσσητον
Plural ἐπιτάσσωμεν ἐπιτάσσητε ἐπιτάσσωσιν*
OptativeSingular ἐπιτάσσοιμι ἐπιτάσσοις ἐπιτάσσοι
Dual ἐπιτάσσοιτον ἐπιτασσοίτην
Plural ἐπιτάσσοιμεν ἐπιτάσσοιτε ἐπιτάσσοιεν
ImperativeSingular ἐπιτάσσε ἐπιτασσέτω
Dual ἐπιτάσσετον ἐπιτασσέτων
Plural ἐπιτάσσετε ἐπιτασσόντων, ἐπιτασσέτωσαν
Infinitive ἐπιτάσσειν
Participle MasculineFeminineNeuter
ἐπιτασσων ἐπιτασσοντος ἐπιτασσουσα ἐπιτασσουσης ἐπιτασσον ἐπιτασσοντος
1st person2nd person3rd person
IndicativeSingular ἐπιτάσσομαι ἐπιτάσσει, ἐπιτάσσῃ ἐπιτάσσεται
Dual ἐπιτάσσεσθον ἐπιτάσσεσθον
Plural ἐπιτασσόμεθα ἐπιτάσσεσθε ἐπιτάσσονται
SubjunctiveSingular ἐπιτάσσωμαι ἐπιτάσσῃ ἐπιτάσσηται
Dual ἐπιτάσσησθον ἐπιτάσσησθον
Plural ἐπιτασσώμεθα ἐπιτάσσησθε ἐπιτάσσωνται
OptativeSingular ἐπιτασσοίμην ἐπιτάσσοιο ἐπιτάσσοιτο
Dual ἐπιτάσσοισθον ἐπιτασσοίσθην
Plural ἐπιτασσοίμεθα ἐπιτάσσοισθε ἐπιτάσσοιντο
ImperativeSingular ἐπιτάσσου ἐπιτασσέσθω
Dual ἐπιτάσσεσθον ἐπιτασσέσθων
Plural ἐπιτάσσεσθε ἐπιτασσέσθων, ἐπιτασσέσθωσαν
Infinitive ἐπιτάσσεσθαι
Participle MasculineFeminineNeuter
ἐπιτασσομενος ἐπιτασσομενου ἐπιτασσομενη ἐπιτασσομενης ἐπιτασσομενον ἐπιτασσομενου

Future tense

Imperfect tense

The inflection forms above were generated by rules and some usages of them were not attested.

Due to a bug of system, some forms may display wrong accents.


  • ὁ δ̓ ἄρτι δοκῶν τοῖσ τῆσ θαλάσσησ κύμασιν ἐπιτάσσειν διὰ τὴν ὑπὲρ ἄνθρωπον ἀλαζονείαν καὶ πλάστιγγι τὰ τῶν ὀρέων οἰόμενοσ ὕψη στήσειν, κατὰ γῆν γενόμενοσ ἐν φορείῳ παρεκομίζετο, φανερὰν τοῦ Θεοῦ πᾶσι τὴν δύναμιν ἐνδεικνύμενοσ, (Septuagint, Liber Maccabees II 9:8)
  • γυνὴ κρατεῖ πάντων, ἐπιτάσσει, μάχετ’ ἀεί. (Plutarch, De tranquilitate animi, section 11 1:3)
  • γυνὴ κρατεῖ πάντων , ἐπιτάσσει , μάχετ’ ἀεί. (Plutarch, De tranquilitate animi, section 11 3:4)
  • ἐπιτάσσει δὲ τοῖσ μὲν ἁδροῖσ ξύλα φέρειν, τοῖσ δὲ μικροτέροισ λάχανα, καὶ φέρουσι κλέπτοντεσ, οἱ μὲν ἐπὶ τοὺσ κήπουσ βαδίζοντεσ, οἱ δὲ εἰσ τὰ τῶν ἀνδρῶν συσσίτια παρεισρέοντεσ εὖ μάλα πανούργωσ καὶ πεφυλαγμένωσ· (Plutarch, Lycurgus, chapter 17 3:1)
  • τούτουσ αὐτῷ ζεύξαντι ἐπέτασσε σπείρειν δράκοντοσ ὀδόντασ· (Apollodorus, Library and Epitome, book 1, chapter 9 23:8)
  • ἰδὼν δὲ ὁ Ιἠσοῦσ ὅτι ἐπισυντρέχει ὄχλοσ ἐπετίμησεν τῷ πνεύματι τῷ ἀκαθάρτῳ λέγων αὐτῷ Τὸ ἄλαλον καὶ κωφὸν πνεῦμα, ἐγὼ ἐπιτάσσω σοι, ἔξελθε ἐξ αὐτοῦ καὶ μηκέτι εἰσέλθῃσ εἰσ αὐτόν. (, chapter 8 70:1)


  1. to set in command over


Similar forms

Source: Henry George Liddell. Robert Scott. "A Greek-English Lexicon". revised and augmented throughout by. Sir Henry Stuart Jones.

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