To this class belong the verbs which originally had reduplicated preterites.
In a reduplicated form only one half as a rule needs to be explained.
By refusing what she asked, he reduplicated her asking; this is sweet to him and profitable to her.
It could be burned to the ground in fifteen minutes and in ten reduplicated.
When reduplicated as nn, it has a plural and strengthened form, like our own.
Some four or five groups of British colonies have reduplicated, or are now reduplicating, a parallel development.
This inaccuracy is often to be deplored; inasmuch as a reduplicated syllable often really affects the sense.
The initial letter of συναντησας has been reduplicated through careless transcription: ΟΣΣΥΝ—instead of ΟΣΥΝ—.
They do not want to marry 261 a mother as well as a wife, and to live under a double dominion and a reduplicated opposition.
"Babe" is probably a form of the earlier baban, a reduplicated form of the infant sound ba.