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envy

Μή, φίλα ψυχά, βίον ἀθάνατον σπεῦδε, τὰν δ' ἔμπρακτον ἄντλει μαχανάν -> Oh! my soul do not aspire to eternal life, but exhaust the limits of the possible
Pindar, Pythian, 3.61f.

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verb transitive

P. and V. φθονεῖν (dat. of pers., gen. of thing), P. ζηλοτυπεῖν (acc. of pers.); see grudge.

not in had sense: P. and V. ζηλοῦν (acc. of pers., gen. of thing).

think happy: P. and V. εὐδαιμονίζειν, Ar. and P. μακαρίζειν, Ar. and V. ὀλβίζειν.

substantive

P. and V. φθόνος, ὁ, P. ζηλοτυπία, ἡ.

emulation: P. and V. ζῆλος, ὁ.

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