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καταλήγω

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τύμβος, ὦ νυμφεῖον, ὦ κατασκαφής οἴκησις αἰείφρουρος, οἷ πορεύομαι πρὸς τοὺς ἐμαυτῆς -> Tomb, bridal chamber, eternal prison in the caverned rock, whither I go to find mine own.
Sophocles, Antigone, 883
Full diacritics: καταλήγω Medium diacritics: καταλήγω Low diacritics: καταλήγω Capitals: ΚΑΤΑΛΗΓΩ
Transliteration A: katalḗgō Transliteration B: katalēgō Transliteration C: kataligo Beta Code: katalh/gw

English (LSJ)

   A leave off, stop, πρὶν καταλῆξαι . . ἄχος A.Ag.1479 (anap.): ποῖ καταλήξει μένος ἄτης; at what point will it cease? Id.Ch.1075 (anap.); κ. ἐν . . to end at or with... Plu.2.791c; ἐπί τι D.S.14.2, Arr.Epict.6.20.21, M.Ant.4.20; [ἡδοναὶ] περὶ τὸ σῶμα κ. Plu.2.705a; πρός τι Arist.Mete.340b9; εἴς τι D.S.20.2, Hierocl.in CA19p.462M., Porph.Sent.37: abs., Thphr.Ign.50; τὰ καταλήγοντα limits of a district, Plu.Fab.6, Arist.11; πόλεως J.BJ3.7.34: in sg., τὸ κ. τοῦ πελάγους extremity, Plb.5.59.5, cf. Poll.2.71, 177.    2 esp. in Metric and Rhetoric, of feet, verses, or periods, κρητικοῦ εἰς σύμφωνον -λήγοντος A.D.Pron.50.17; εἰς τὸ αὐτὸ ὄνομα Demetr.Eloc. 154, cf. 4, Hermog.Id.1.6.    II trans., close, finish, ναυμαχία εἰς ἢν Θουκυδίδης κατέληξε τὴν πραγματείαν D.S.14.84.