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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

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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conj.

P. and V. ἀλλά, δέ, Ar. and V. ἀτάρ (also Plat. but rare P.).

adv.

except: P. and V. εἰ μή, πλήν (gen.).

nothing but: P. οὐδὲν ἀλλʼ ἤ.

all but: P. and V. ὅσον οὔπω, P. ὅσον οὐ.

nearly: P. ὀλίγου.

but for, had it not been for: Ar. and P. εἰ μὴ διά (acc.).

we cannot but admire: P. and V. οὐκ ἔστιν ὅπως οὐ θαυμάζομεν, οὐκ ἔσθʼ ὅπως οὐ θαυμάζομεν.

not but that: P. οὐ μὴν ἀλλά.

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