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abortively

Τὸ νικᾶν αὐτὸν αὑτὸν πασῶν νικῶν πρώτη τε καὶ ἀρίστη -> The first and best victory is to conquer self.
Plato, Laws 626e

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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adv.

In vain: P. and V. ἄλλως, μάτην (Plat.), V. ματαίως; see in vain, under vain.