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Ὁ δ' ἀνεξέταστος βίος οὐ βιωτὸς ἀνθρώπῳ -> The unexamined life is not worth living
Plato, Apology of Socrates 38a

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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subs.

P. καλύβη, ἡ, κλισίον, τό.

v. trans.

Distribute: P. and V. διαδιδόναι; see scatter.

Emit: P. and V. ἀνιέναι, ἀναδιδόναι, ἐξιέναι, ἀφιέναι, V. ἐξανιέναι.

Shed feathers: Ar. and P. πτερορρυεῖν.

Shed (tears): P. and V. ἐκχεῖν (Plat.), V. χεῖν, λείβειν, προιέναι, ἐκβάλλειν, ἐλαύνειν (Eur., Supp. 96), ἀποδιδόναι, ἐξανιέναι, μεθιέναι, P. ἀφιέναι, Ar. and V. βάλλειν.

Nor did I shed tears from my eyes: οὔτʼ ἀπʼ ὀμμάτων ἔσταξα πηγάς (Eur., H. F 1354).

Shed tears over: V. καταστάζειν δάκρυ (gen.).

Met., see lament.

Shed tears, weep: P. and V. δακρύειν; see weep.

Shed blood: V. αἷμα χεῖν, αἷμα ἐκχεῖν, αἷμα πράσσειν.

In prose use kill.

My mother's blood has been shed by me: V. εἴργασται δʼ ἐμοὶ μητρῷον αἷμα (Eur., Or. 284).

adj.

Of blood: V. χυτός.