Eureka wrote:Hmmm... Having said that about Perseus, it then gave me something different, the perfect indicative active 3rd person singular of [face=SPIonic]a!rxw[/face], "to be first".
The 3rd person singular imperfect and perfect have the same form. Only in the other persons can they be distinguished (ipf. [face=spionic]h]rxon[/face]
vs. pf. [face=spionic]h]rxa[/face]
Yes, and without the ability to redouble, augment further, or even add a kappa. Fate has conspired against that verb.
But I was also refiring to the definition given, "to be first" (in a temporal sense) rather than, "to rule".