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τύμβος, ὦ νυμφεῖον, ὦ κατασκαφής οἴκησις αἰείφρουρος, οἷ πορεύομαι πρὸς τοὺς ἐμαυτῆς -> Tomb, bridal chamber, eternal prison in the caverned rock, whither I go to find mine own.
Sophocles, Antigone, 883
Full diacritics: ἐπάνωθεν Medium diacritics: ἐπάνωθεν Low diacritics: επάνωθεν Capitals: ΕΠΑΝΩΘΕΝ
Transliteration A: epánōthen Transliteration B: epanōthen Transliteration C: epanothen Beta Code: e)pa/nwqen

English (LSJ)

or ἐπάντλ-ωθε, Adv.

   A above, on top, κούφα σοι χθὼν ἐπάνωθε πέσοι E.Alc.463: c. gen., Pl.Ti.45a, Luc.Epigr.39.    2 up country, inland, Th.2.99.    II of Time, of old, χαῶν τῶν ἐ. prob. in Theoc.7.5; τῶν ἐπάνωθε μουσοποιῶν Id.Ep.22.3; ἐν τοῖς ἐ. in former times, CPR188.19 (ii A. D.).

German (Pape)

[Seite 903] von oben her, drüber, Eur. Alc. 463; ἡμῶν Tim. Locr. 45 a; Thuc. 2, 99; χαῶν τῶν ἐπ. Theocr. 7, 5, die Edeln der Vorzeit.

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

ἐπάνωθεν: Ἐπίρρ., ἐν τοῖς ἄνω μέρεσιν, ἐν τῇ ὀρεινῇ, καὶ ἄλλα ἔθνη ἐπάνωθεν, «τῆς ἄνω Μακεδονίας» (Δούκας), Θουκ. 2. 99· μετὰ γεν., ἐπάνωθεν ἡμῶν, εἰς τὸ ἀνώτατον μέρος ἡμῶν, Πλάτ. Τίμ. 45Α. 2) ἐπὶ χρόνου, οἱ ἐπάνωθεν, οἱ ἐν προτέροις χρόνοις, οἱ προγενέστεροι, Θεόκρ. 7. 5. ― Ὁ τύπος ἐπάνωθε ἀπαντᾷ ἐν Εὐρ. Ἀλκ. 463, κούφα σοι χθὼν ἐπάνωθε πέσοι, ἐλαφρὸν νὰ πέσῃ τὸ χῶμα ἐπάνω σου.

French (Bailly abrégé)

1 de dessus, d’en haut;
2 d’autrefois.
Étymologie: ἐπάνω, -θεν.

Greek Monotonic

ἐπάνωθεν: πριν από φωνήεν -θε· επίρρ.,
1. από το πάνω μέρος, πάνω από, σε Ευρ., Θουκ.
2. οἱ ἐπ. οι προγενέστεροι, σε Θεόκρ.

Middle Liddell

1. from above, above, Eur., Thuc.
2. οἱ ἐπ. men of former time, Theocr.

English (Woodhouse)

ἐπάνωθεν = from above, from aloft, from inland, from on high

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