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noose

Μολὼν λαβέ -> Come and take them
Plutarch, Apophthegmata Laconica 225C12

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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substantive

P. and V. βρόχος, ὁ (Dem. 744). V. αἰώρα, ἡ, ἀρτάνη, ἡ; see also rope.

Met., noose for hanging: Ar. and V. ἀγχόνη, ἡ (rare P.).

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