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κόσμος σκηνή, ὁ βίος πάροδος· ἦλθες, εἶδες, ἀπῆλθες → The world is a stage, life is a performance, you came, you saw, you departed
Democritus, fr. 115 D-K
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Transliteration A: táraxis Transliteration B: taraxis Transliteration C: taraksis Beta Code: ta/racis

English (LSJ)

[ᾰ], εως, ἡ, A = ταραγμός, confusion, τοῦ βίου Ar.Th.137, cf. Ael.NA9.49. II Medic., disorder of the bowels, Hp.Hum.1. 2 irritation of the eye, Gal.14.768, Aët.7.3, Paul.Aeg.3.22.

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German (Pape)

[Seite 1070] ἡ, = ταραγμός, τοῦ βίου, Ar. Th. 137; – bei den Aerzten eine Augenkrankheit.

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

τάραξις: [ᾰ], ἡ, = ταραγμός, σύγχυσις, τοῦ βίου Ἀριστοφάν. Θεσμ. 137, πρβλ. Αἰλ. π. Ζ. 9. 49. ΙΙ. ἐν τῇ Ἰατρικῇ, διατάραξις ἢ ἀταξία τῶν ἐντέρων, Ἱππ. 47. 18. 2) φλεγμονὴ τῶν ὀφθαλμῶν, Γαλην. τ. 2, σ. 389, 390, Παῦλ. Αἰγ. 3, 22.

French (Bailly abrégé)

εως (ἡ) :
agitation, trouble.
Étymologie: ταράσσω.

Greek Monolingual

-άξεως, ἡ, ΜΑ
βλ. τάραξη.

Russian (Dvoretsky)

τάραξις: εως ἡ смятение, суматоха (τοῦ βίου Arph.).

English (Woodhouse)

τάραξις = disorder

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