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Γελᾷ δ' ὁ μωρός, κἄν τι μὴ γέλοιον ᾖ -> The fool laughs even when there's nothing to laugh at

English (Strong)

a primitive root; to press (intransitive), i.e. be narrow; figuratively, be in distress: be distressed, be narrow, be straitened (in straits), be vexed.

English (Strong)

probably identical with יָצַר (through the squeezing into shape); ((compare יָצַע)); to mould into a form; especially as a potter; figuratively, to determine (i.e. form a resolution): X earthen, fashion, form, frame, make(-r), potter, purpose.