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absolve

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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verb transitive

P. and V. λύω, λύειν, ἐκλύειν, ἀφιέναι, Ar. and P. ἀπολύειν; see acquit, purify.

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