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Φιλοκαλοῦμέν τε γὰρ μετ' εὐτελείας καὶ φιλοσοφοῦμεν ἄνευ μαλακίας -> Our love of what is beautiful does not lead to extravagance; our love of the things of the mind does not makes us soft.
Τhucydides, 2.40.1
Full diacritics: ἄμετρος Medium diacritics: ἄμετρος Low diacritics: άμετρος Capitals: ΑΜΕΤΡΟΣ
Transliteration A: ámetros Transliteration B: ametros Transliteration C: ametros Beta Code: a)/metros

English (LSJ)


   A without or beyond measure, immense, κακόν Simon. 37.16 codd.; opp. μετρητός, Pl.Lg.820c. Adv. -τρως Id.Phd.86c, etc.: neut. pl. as Adv., Babr.11.10.    2 immoderate, in moral sense, Pl.Lg.690e, etc. Adv. -τρως X.Cyr.1.6.34.    3 neverceasing, τέττιγες Simon.174.    4 disproportionate, Pl.Ti.87e: Sup. -ότατος most unequal, Cleom.1.7.    II without metre, prosaic, opp. ἔμμετρος, Arist.Po.1451b1, D.H.Comp.3, etc. Adv. -τρως unmetrically, Critias 4; not in metre, Poll.1.19.    III ἄμετρος, = βάτος, Dsc.4.37.