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Persephone

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

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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Περσεφόνη, ἡ, Plat. Φερρέφαττα, ἡ, Ar. also V. Φερσέφασσα, ἡ, V. Περσέφασσα, ἡ (Aesch., Choe. 490; Soph., Ant. 894), or say, daughter of Demeter; see also Cora.

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

Persĕphŏnē: ēs, f., = Περσεφόνη,
I Proserpine, Ov. F. 4, 591; Stat. Th. 12, 276; Ov. M. 10, 15; Prop. 2, 28, 47 sq.; Luc. 5, 126; Inscr. Orell. 4849.—
II Transf., death: at mihi Persephone nigram denunciat horam, Tib. 4, 5, 5; Ov. H. 21, 46.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

Persĕphŏnē,¹³ ēs, f. (Περσεφόνη), nom grec de Proserpine : Prop. 2, 28, 47 ; Ov. F. 4, 591 || [fig.] = la Mort : Tib. 4, 5, 5 ; Ov. H. 21, 46.

Latin > German (Georges)

Persephonē, ēs, f. (Περσεφόνη), der griech. Name der Proserpina (w. s.), Prop. 2, 28, 47 sq. Ov. met. 10, 15 u.a. Lucan. 5, 126 u.a. – meton. = Tod, Tibull. 3, 5, 5. Ps. Ov. her. 21, 46.