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Οὔτοι συνέχθειν, ἀλλὰ συμφιλεῖν ἔφυν -> I was not born to hate, but to love.
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<b class="b2">Let for hire</b>: Ar. and P. μισθοῦν, P. ἀπομισθοῦν, ἐκμισθοῦν.
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===verb transitive===
<b class="b2">Be let</b> (<b class="b2">of a house</b>): P. μισθοφορεῖν (<b class="b2">bring in rent</b>).
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<b class="b2">Let off, let go</b>: P. and V. ἀφιέναι (acc.), μεθιέναι (acc.).
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[[let for hire]]: [[Aristophanes|Ar.]] and [[prose|P.]] [[μισθοῦν]], [[prose|P.]] [[ἀπομισθοῦν]], [[ἐκμισθοῦν]].
<b class="b2">Acquit</b>: P. and V. [[λύω|λύειν]], ἐκλύειν, ἀφιέναι, Ar. and P. ἀπολύειν.
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<b class="b2">Pardon</b>: P. and V. συγγιγνώσκειν (dat.); see [[pardon]].
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[[be let]] (of a [[house]]): [[prose|P.]] [[μισθοφορεῖν]] ([[bring in rent]]).
<b class="b2">Be let off, be acquitted</b>: P. and V. [[φεύγω|φεύγειν]], Ar. and P. ἀποφεύγειν.
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<b class="b2">Let out, allow to go out</b>: P. and V. ἐξιέναι; see also [[release]].
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[[let off]], [[let go]]: [[prose|P.]] and [[verse|V.]] [[ἀφιέναι]] (acc.), [[μεθιέναι]] (acc.).
<b class="b2">Let out</b> (<b class="b2">a rope</b>): V. ἐξιέναι.
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<b class="b2">Dismiss</b>: Ar. and P. ἀποπέμπειν.
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[[acquit]]: [[prose|P.]] and [[verse|V.]] [[λύω]], [[λύειν]], [[ἐκλύειν]], [[ἀφιέναι]], [[Aristophanes|Ar.]] and [[prose|P.]] [[ἀπολύειν]].
<b class="b2">Let out on hire</b>: Ar. and P. μισθοῦν, P. ἐκμισθοῦν, ἀπομισθοῦν.
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<b class="b2">Let out on contract</b>: P. ἐκδιδόναι.
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[[pardon]]: [[prose|P.]] and [[verse|V.]] [[συγγιγνώσκειν]] (dat.); see [[pardon]].
<b class="b2">Let slip</b> (<b class="b2">an opportunity</b>): P. ἀφιέναι, παριέναι.
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<b class="b2">Tell, betray</b>: P. and V. [[ἐκφέρω|ἐκφέρειν]], μηνύειν.
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[[be let off]], [[be acquitted]]: [[prose|P.]] and [[verse|V.]] [[φεύγω]], [[φεύγειν]], [[Aristophanes|Ar.]] and [[prose|P.]] [[ἀποφεύγειν]].
<b class="b2">Allow</b>: P. and V. ἐᾶν ἐφιέναι (dat.), παριέναι (dat.).
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<b class="b2">Let a person be injured</b>: Ar. and P. περιορᾶν, or P. προΐεσθαί τινα ἀδικούμενον.
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[[let out]], [[allow to go out]]: [[prose|P.]] and [[verse|V.]] [[ἐξιέναι]]; see also [[release]].
<b class="b2">She will not let others bear children</b>: V. οὐκ ἀνέξεται τίκτοντας ἄλλους (Eur., ''And.'' 711).
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<b class="b2">He privily begets sons and lets them perish</b>: V. παῖδας ἐκτεκνούμενος λάθρα θνήσκοντας ἀμελεῖ (Eur., ''Ion'', 438).
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[[let out]] (a [[rope]]): [[verse|V.]] [[ἐξιέναι]].
<b class="b2">Let alone</b>: P. and V. ἐᾶν (acc.).
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<b class="b2">Let be</b>: P. and V. ἐᾶν (acc. or absol.).
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[[dismiss]]: [[Aristophanes|Ar.]] and [[prose|P.]] [[ἀποπέμπειν]].
<b class="b2">Exclamatory</b>: V. ἴτω, ἔα, ἔασον.
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<b class="b2">Let down</b>: P. and V. καθιέναι (acc.).
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[[let out on hire]]: [[Aristophanes|Ar.]] and [[prose|P.]] [[μισθοῦν]], [[prose|P.]] [[ἐκμισθοῦν]], [[ἀπομισθοῦν]].
<b class="b2">Let down one's hair</b>: V. καθιέναι κόμας.
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<b class="b2">Let oneself down</b>: P. and V. καθιέναι ἑαυτόν, P. συγκαθιέναι ἑαυτόν. Ar. καθιμᾶν ἑαυτόν.
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[[let out on contract]]: [[prose|P.]] [[ἐκδιδόναι]].
<b class="b2">Let fall</b>: P. and V. παριέναι (acc.) (Thuc. 4, 38), ἀφιέναι (acc.) (Thuc.
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2, 76): see [[drop]].
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[[let slip]] ([[an opportunity]]): [[prose|P.]] [[ἀφιέναι]], [[παριέναι]].
<b class="b2">Of tears</b>: see [[shed]].
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<b class="b2">Let go</b>: P. and V. ἀφιέναι, ἀνιέναι, μεθιέναι, V. ἐξανιέναι.
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[[tell]], [[betray]]: [[prose|P.]] and [[verse|V.]] [[ἐκφέρω]], [[ἐκφέρειν]], [[μηνύειν]].
<b class="b2">Let go of</b>: P. and V. ἀφίεσθαι (gen.), Ar. and V. μεθίεσθαι (gen.).
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<b class="b2">Let in</b>: P. and V. εἰσφρεῖν, παριέναι, εἰσδέχεσθαι, εἰσάγειν, προσδέχεσθαι, V. παρεισδέχεσθαι, ἐπεισφρεῖν, P. παραδέχεσθαι, προσίεσθαι, εἰσιέναι.
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[[allow]]: [[prose|P.]] and [[verse|V.]] [[ἐᾶν ἐφιέναι]] (dat.), [[παριέναι]] (dat.).
<b class="b2">Let loose</b>: P. and V. [[λύω|λύειν]], ἀφιέναι; see [[release]].
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<b class="b2">Let loose upon</b>: P. and V. ἐφιέναι (τί τινι), P. ἐπιπέμπειν (τί τινι); see [[launch against]].
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[[let a person be injured]]: [[Aristophanes|Ar.]] and [[prose|P.]] [[περιορᾶν]], or [[prose|P.]] [[προΐεσθαί τινα ἀδικούμενον]].
<b class="b2">Let through</b>: P. and V. διιέναι, Ar. and P. διαφρεῖν.
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[[she will not let others bear children]]: [[verse|V.]] [[οὐκ ἀνέξεται τίκτοντας ἄλλους]] ([[Euripides|Eur.]], ''[[Andromache]]'' 711).
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[[he privily begets sons and lets them perish]]: [[verse|V.]] [[παῖδας ἐκτεκνούμενος λάθρα θνήσκοντας ἀμελεῖ]] ([[Euripides|Eur.]], ''[[Ion]]'', 438).
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[[let alone]]: [[prose|P.]] and [[verse|V.]] [[ἐᾶν]] (acc.).
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[[let be]]: [[prose|P.]] and [[verse|V.]] [[ἐᾶν]] (acc. or absol.).
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[[exclamatory]]: [[verse|V.]] [[ἴτω]], ἔα, [[ἔασον]].
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[[let down]]: [[prose|P.]] and [[verse|V.]] [[καθιέναι]] (acc.).
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[[let down one's hair]]: [[verse|V.]] [[καθιέναι κόμας]].
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[[let oneself down]]: [[prose|P.]] and [[verse|V.]] [[καθιέναι ἑαυτόν]], [[prose|P.]] [[συγκαθιέναι ἑαυτόν]]. [[Aristophanes|Ar.]] [[καθιμᾶν ἑαυτόν]].
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[[let fall]]: [[prose|P.]] and [[verse|V.]] [[παριέναι]] (acc.) ([[Thucydides|Thuc.]] 4, 38), [[ἀφιέναι]] (acc.) ([[Thucydides|Thuc.]] 2, 76): see [[drop]].
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of [[tears]]: see [[shed]].
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[[let go]]: [[prose|P.]] and [[verse|V.]] [[ἀφιέναι]], [[ἀνιέναι]], [[μεθιέναι]], [[verse|V.]] [[ἐξανιέναι]].
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[[let go of]]: [[prose|P.]] and [[verse|V.]] [[ἀφίεσθαι]] (gen.), [[Aristophanes|Ar.]] and [[verse|V.]] [[μεθίεσθαι]] (gen.).
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[[let in]]: [[prose|P.]] and [[verse|V.]] [[εἰσφρεῖν]], [[παριέναι]], [[εἰσδέχεσθαι]], [[εἰσάγειν]], [[προσδέχεσθαι]], [[verse|V.]] [[παρεισδέχεσθαι]], [[ἐπεισφρεῖν]], [[prose|P.]] [[παραδέχεσθαι]], [[προσίεσθαι]], [[εἰσιέναι]].
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[[let loose]]: [[prose|P.]] and [[verse|V.]] [[λύω]], [[λύειν]], [[ἀφιέναι]]; see [[release]].
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[[let loose upon]]: [[prose|P.]] and [[verse|V.]] [[ἐφιέναι]] (τί [[τινι]]), [[prose|P.]] [[ἐπιπέμπειν]] (τί [[τινι]]); see [[launch against]].
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[[let through]]: [[prose|P.]] and [[verse|V.]] [[διιέναι]], [[Aristophanes|Ar.]] and [[prose|P.]] [[διαφρεῖν]].
 
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verb transitive

let for hire: Ar. and P. μισθοῦν, P. ἀπομισθοῦν, ἐκμισθοῦν.

be let (of a house): P. μισθοφορεῖν (bring in rent).

let off, let go: P. and V. ἀφιέναι (acc.), μεθιέναι (acc.).

acquit: P. and V. λύω, λύειν, ἐκλύειν, ἀφιέναι, Ar. and P. ἀπολύειν.

pardon: P. and V. συγγιγνώσκειν (dat.); see pardon.

be let off, be acquitted: P. and V. φεύγω, φεύγειν, Ar. and P. ἀποφεύγειν.

let out, allow to go out: P. and V. ἐξιέναι; see also release.

let out (a rope): V. ἐξιέναι.

dismiss: Ar. and P. ἀποπέμπειν.

let out on hire: Ar. and P. μισθοῦν, P. ἐκμισθοῦν, ἀπομισθοῦν.

let out on contract: P. ἐκδιδόναι.

let slip (an opportunity): P. ἀφιέναι, παριέναι.

tell, betray: P. and V. ἐκφέρω, ἐκφέρειν, μηνύειν.

allow: P. and V. ἐᾶν ἐφιέναι (dat.), παριέναι (dat.).

let a person be injured: Ar. and P. περιορᾶν, or P. προΐεσθαί τινα ἀδικούμενον.

she will not let others bear children: V. οὐκ ἀνέξεται τίκτοντας ἄλλους (Eur., Andromache 711).

he privily begets sons and lets them perish: V. παῖδας ἐκτεκνούμενος λάθρα θνήσκοντας ἀμελεῖ (Eur., Ion, 438).

let alone: P. and V. ἐᾶν (acc.).

let be: P. and V. ἐᾶν (acc. or absol.).

exclamatory: V. ἴτω, ἔα, ἔασον.

let down: P. and V. καθιέναι (acc.).

let down one's hair: V. καθιέναι κόμας.

let oneself down: P. and V. καθιέναι ἑαυτόν, P. συγκαθιέναι ἑαυτόν. Ar. καθιμᾶν ἑαυτόν.

let fall: P. and V. παριέναι (acc.) (Thuc. 4, 38), ἀφιέναι (acc.) (Thuc. 2, 76): see drop.

of tears: see shed.

let go: P. and V. ἀφιέναι, ἀνιέναι, μεθιέναι, V. ἐξανιέναι.

let go of: P. and V. ἀφίεσθαι (gen.), Ar. and V. μεθίεσθαι (gen.).

let in: P. and V. εἰσφρεῖν, παριέναι, εἰσδέχεσθαι, εἰσάγειν, προσδέχεσθαι, V. παρεισδέχεσθαι, ἐπεισφρεῖν, P. παραδέχεσθαι, προσίεσθαι, εἰσιέναι.

let loose: P. and V. λύω, λύειν, ἀφιέναι; see release.

let loose upon: P. and V. ἐφιέναι (τί τινι), P. ἐπιπέμπειν (τί τινι); see launch against.

let through: P. and V. διιέναι, Ar. and P. διαφρεῖν.

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