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food

Ὦ ξεῖν’, ἀγγέλλειν Λακεδαιμονίοις ὅτι τῇδε κείμεθα τοῖς κείνων ῥήμασι πειθόμενοι. -> Go tell the Spartans, stranger passing by, that here, obedient to their laws, we lie.
Simonides of Kea

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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substantive

P. and V. τροφή, ἡ, σῖτος, ὁ, P. ἐδωδή, ἡ (Plato), ἔδεσμα, τό (Plato), βρῶσις, ἡ, Ar. and P. βρῶμα, τό, σιτία, τά, Ar. and V. βορά, ἡ, φορβή, ἡ. βόσκημα, τό, V. θρεπτήρια, τά.

things to eat: P. and V. ἐδεστά, τά (Plato and Eur., Fragment), V. βρωτά, τά.

diet: P. and V. δίαιτα, ἡ.

get food (of troops foraging): P. ἐπισιτίζεσθαι.

fodder: P. and V. χόρτος. ὁ (Xen.); see fodder.

want of food: P. σιτοδεία, ἡ, V. ἀσιτία, ἡ, Ar. ἀπαστία, ἡ.

food for: V. θοινατήριον, τό (dat.), βόσκημα, τό (gen.), Ar. and V. φορβή, ἡ (dat.), βορά, ἡ (gen. or dat.); see prey; Met., P. and V. ἀφορμή, ἡ (gen.).

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