Ancient Greek-English Dictionary Language


Non-contract Verb; 자동번역 Transliteration:

Principal Part: τέγγω

Structure: τέγγ (Stem) + ω (Ending)


  1. to wet, moisten, I weep
  2. to shed, fell
  3. to soften, by soaking or bathing), thou art, softened
  4. to dye, stain


Present tense

1st person2nd person3rd person
IndicativeSingular τέγγω τέγγεις τέγγει
Dual τέγγετον τέγγετον
Plural τέγγομεν τέγγετε τέγγουσιν*
SubjunctiveSingular τέγγω τέγγῃς τέγγῃ
Dual τέγγητον τέγγητον
Plural τέγγωμεν τέγγητε τέγγωσιν*
OptativeSingular τέγγοιμι τέγγοις τέγγοι
Dual τέγγοιτον τεγγοίτην
Plural τέγγοιμεν τέγγοιτε τέγγοιεν
ImperativeSingular τέγγε τεγγέτω
Dual τέγγετον τεγγέτων
Plural τέγγετε τεγγόντων, τεγγέτωσαν
Infinitive τέγγειν
Participle MasculineFeminineNeuter
τεγγων τεγγοντος τεγγουσα τεγγουσης τεγγον τεγγοντος
1st person2nd person3rd person
IndicativeSingular τέγγομαι τέγγει, τέγγῃ τέγγεται
Dual τέγγεσθον τέγγεσθον
Plural τεγγόμεθα τέγγεσθε τέγγονται
SubjunctiveSingular τέγγωμαι τέγγῃ τέγγηται
Dual τέγγησθον τέγγησθον
Plural τεγγώμεθα τέγγησθε τέγγωνται
OptativeSingular τεγγοίμην τέγγοιο τέγγοιτο
Dual τέγγοισθον τεγγοίσθην
Plural τεγγοίμεθα τέγγοισθε τέγγοιντο
ImperativeSingular τέγγου τεγγέσθω
Dual τέγγεσθον τεγγέσθων
Plural τέγγεσθε τεγγέσθων, τεγγέσθωσαν
Infinitive τέγγεσθαι
Participle MasculineFeminineNeuter
τεγγομενος τεγγομενου τεγγομενη τεγγομενης τεγγομενον τεγγομενου

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.


  • τίνεσ ποτ’ ἄρα τὸν εὐύδρον δονακόχλοα λιπόντεσ Εὐρώταν ἢ ῥεύματα σεμνὰ Δίρκασ ἔβασαν ἔβασαν ἄμεικτον αἰᾶν, ἔνθα κούρᾳ δίᾳ τέγγει βωμοὺσ καὶ περικίονασ ναοὺσ αἷμα βρότειον; (Euripides, Iphigenia in Tauris, choral, strophe 12)
  • μῆτερ, τί σιγῇ δακρύοισ τέγγεισ κόρασ; (Euripides, Iphigenia in Aulis, episode, dialogue 1:1)
  • τί βλέφαρα τέγγεισ δάκρυσι; (Euripides, Helen, episode, dialogue 3:26)
  • αὕτη, τί πέπλουσ μέλανασ ἐξήψω χροὸσ λευκῶν ἀμείψασ’ ἔκ τε κρατὸσ εὐγενοῦσ κόμασ σίδηρον ἐμβαλοῦσ’ ἀπέθρισασ χλωροῖσ τε τέγγεισ δάκρυσι σὴν παρηίδα κλαίουσα; (Euripides, Helen, episode 2:1)
  • τέγγε πνεύμονα οἴνῳ· (Athenaeus, The Deipnosophists, book 1, chapter 41 1:5)


  1. to wet

  2. to shed


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

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