φιλέω -> I love

Aotantiques

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Hello everyone...I'm very glad I found this forum.
I'm in a delima. I have a 19th century medallion with Greek writing on it and would really appreciate some help in knowing what it says.
I posted it here because it's a GW Shiebler, and quite frankly, I didn't know where else to post it.

If this is in the wrong place, please feel free to move it.

I believe the medallion says something about "love" and forever...but, I'm unsure.

I hope someone here can tell me...it would be greatly appreciated
Thanks in advance




Also included is a picture of the front, so you can see how nice this is...
It's Antinous



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present φιλέω, future: φιλήσω, aorist: ἐφίλησα, perfect: πεφίληκα, perfect m/p: πεφίλημαι, aorist passive: ἐφιλήσθην

   1. I love
   2. I treat kindly
   3. (post-Homeric) I enjoy

https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/%CF%86%CE%B9%CE%BB%CE%AD%CF%89



Aotantiques

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Thank you very much, very kind of you!

It's inspired me to download Greek fonts and give it a study.
I also collect Greek ancient coins (it's how I came to find this medallion)
So, I should know my Greek letters better

Very nice message board by the way (good functioning site)

Thanks again


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