Ask at the forum if you have an Ancient or Modern Greek query!

Difference between revisions of "weight"

Φοβοῦ τὸ γῆρας, οὐ γὰρ ἔρχεται μόνον -> Fear old age, for it never comes alone
Menander
m (Text replacement - "<b class="b2">Hec.</b>" to "''Hec.''")
m
 
Line 4: Line 4:
 
P. and V. [[σταθμός]], ὁ (Eur., ''Bacch.'' 811).
 
P. and V. [[σταθμός]], ὁ (Eur., ''Bacch.'' 811).
  
<b class="b2">Giving a vast weight of gold</b>: V. μυρίον γε δοὺς χρυσοῦ [[σταθμόν]] (Eur., ''Bacch.'' 811).
+
[[giving a vast weight of gold]]: V. μυρίον γε δοὺς χρυσοῦ [[σταθμόν]] (Eur., ''Bacch.'' 811).
  
<b class="b2">Worth its weight in silver</b>, adj.: V. [[ἰσάργυρος]].
+
[[worth its weight in silver]], adj.: V. [[ἰσάργυρος]].
  
<b class="b2">Weights and measures</b>: V. μέτρα... καὶ μέρη σταθμῶν (Eur., ''Phoen.'' 541; <b class="b2">c</b>p. Ar. <b class="b2">Av.</b> 1040-1041).
+
[[weights and measures]]: V. μέτρα... καὶ μέρη σταθμῶν (Eur., ''Phoen.'' 541; <b class="b2">c</b>p. Ar. [[av.]] 1040-1041).
  
<b class="b2">Leaden weight</b>, subs.: P. and V. [[μολυβδίς]], ἡ (Soph., ''Frag.'').
+
[[leaden weight]], subs.: P. and V. [[μολυβδίς]], ἡ (Soph., ''Frag.'').
  
<b class="b2">Heaviness</b>: P. [[βαρύτης]], ἡ, V. [[βάρος]], τό.
+
[[heaviness]]: P. [[βαρύτης]], ἡ, V. [[βάρος]], τό.
  
<b class="b2">Burden</b>: P. and V. [[ἄχθος]], τό, Ar. and V. [[βάρος]], τό, V. [[βρῖθος]], τό.
+
[[burden]]: P. and V. [[ἄχθος]], τό, Ar. and V. [[βάρος]], τό, V. [[βρῖθος]], τό.
  
<b class="b2">Bulk</b>: P. and V. [[ὄγκος]], ὁ.
+
[[bulk]]: P. and V. [[ὄγκος]], ὁ.
  
<b class="b2">Dignity</b>: P. and V. [[ὄγκος]], ὁ; see [[dignity]].
+
[[dignity]]: P. and V. [[ὄγκος]], ὁ; see [[dignity]].
  
<b class="b2">Importance</b>: P. and V. [[ῥοπή]], ἡ.
+
[[importance]]: P. and V. [[ῥοπή]], ἡ.
  
<b class="b2">Have weight, influence</b>: P. and V. ῥοπὴν ἔχειν, δύναμιν ἔχειν; see [[weigh]], v.
+
[[have weight]], [[influence]]: P. and V. ῥοπὴν ἔχειν, δύναμιν ἔχειν; see [[weigh]], v.
  
<b class="b2">Of persons</b>: P. and V. [[δύναμαι|δύνασθαι]], ἰσχύειν, V. βρίθειν.
+
of [[person]]s: P. and V. [[δύναμαι|δύνασθαι]], ἰσχύειν, V. βρίθειν.
  
<b class="b2">The same words coming from obscure speakers have not the same weight as when they come from men of note</b>: V. [[λόγος]] γὰρ ἔκ τʼ ἀδοξούντων ἰὼν κἀκ τῶν δοκούντων αὑτὸς οὐ ταὐτὸν σθένει (Eur., ''Hec.'' 294).
+
[[the same words coming from obscure speakers have not the same weight as when they come from men of note]]: V. [[λόγος γὰρ ἔκ τʼ ἀδοξούντων ἰὼν κἀκ τῶν δοκούντων αὑτὸς οὐ ταὐτὸν σθένει]] (Eur., ''Hec.'' 294).
  
<b class="b2">Gifted with more weight of prowess than of sense</b>: V. μείζονʼ ὄγκον δορὸς ἔχοντες ἢ φρενῶν (Eur., ''Tro.'' 1158).
+
[[gifted with more weight of prowess than of sense]]: V. μείζονʼ ὄγκον δορὸς ἔχοντες ἢ φρενῶν (Eur., ''Tro.'' 1158).
 
}}
 
}}

Latest revision as of 08:29, 11 October 2019

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

woodhouse 972.jpg

subs.

P. and V. σταθμός, ὁ (Eur., Bacch. 811).

giving a vast weight of gold: V. μυρίον γε δοὺς χρυσοῦ σταθμόν (Eur., Bacch. 811).

worth its weight in silver, adj.: V. ἰσάργυρος.

weights and measures: V. μέτρα... καὶ μέρη σταθμῶν (Eur., Phoen. 541; cp. Ar. av. 1040-1041).

leaden weight, subs.: P. and V. μολυβδίς, ἡ (Soph., Frag.).

heaviness: P. βαρύτης, ἡ, V. βάρος, τό.

burden: P. and V. ἄχθος, τό, Ar. and V. βάρος, τό, V. βρῖθος, τό.

bulk: P. and V. ὄγκος, ὁ.

dignity: P. and V. ὄγκος, ὁ; see dignity.

importance: P. and V. ῥοπή, ἡ.

have weight, influence: P. and V. ῥοπὴν ἔχειν, δύναμιν ἔχειν; see weigh, v.

of persons: P. and V. δύνασθαι, ἰσχύειν, V. βρίθειν.

the same words coming from obscure speakers have not the same weight as when they come from men of note: V. λόγος γὰρ ἔκ τʼ ἀδοξούντων ἰὼν κἀκ τῶν δοκούντων αὑτὸς οὐ ταὐτὸν σθένει (Eur., Hec. 294).

gifted with more weight of prowess than of sense: V. μείζονʼ ὄγκον δορὸς ἔχοντες ἢ φρενῶν (Eur., Tro. 1158).