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Ὦ ξεῖν’, ἀγγέλλειν Λακεδαιμονίοις ὅτι τῇδε κείμεθα τοῖς κείνων ῥήμασι πειθόμενοι. -> Go tell the Spartans, stranger passing by, that here, obedient to their laws, we lie.
Simonides of Kea

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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adj.

clever: Ar. and P. φρόνιμος, P. and V. συνετός, δεινός, σοφός.

Having power or capacity (with infin.): P. and V. δυνατός, οἷός τε, ἱκανός.

Having natural ability: P. and V. εὐφυής (Eur., Frag.).

Be able, v. intrans.: P. and V. δύνασθαι, ἔχειν, οἷός τʼ εἶναι, Ar. and V. σθένειν.