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χρῆν

Μή, φίλα ψυχά, βίον ἀθάνατον σπεῦδε, τὰν δ' ἔμπρακτον ἄντλει μαχανάν -> Oh! my soul do not aspire to eternal life, but exhaust the limits of the possible
Pindar, Pythian, 3.61f.
Full diacritics: χρῆν Medium diacritics: χρῆν Low diacritics: χρην Capitals: ΧΡΗΝ
Transliteration A: chrē̂n Transliteration B: chrēn Transliteration C: chrin Beta Code: xrh=n

English (LSJ)

   A v. χρή.

French (Bailly abrégé)

v. χρή.

Russian (Dvoretsky)

χρῆν:
I
1) ( = ἔχρην) impf. к χρή;
2) ( = χρῆναι) inf. к χρή.
II τό indecl. χρή рок, неизбежность, судьба (πότερα τὸ χ. σφ᾽ ἐπήγαγ᾽ ἀνθρωποσφαγεῖν; Eur.).