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affliction

Ἔρως ἀνίκατε μάχαν -> O love, invincible in battle!
Sophocles, Antigone, 781

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substantive

anything that causes trouble: P. and V. κακόν, τό, V. πῆμα, τό.

distress: P. and V. λύπη, ἡ, πόνος, ὁ, V. πῆμα, τό, πημονή, ἡ, πένθος, τό, P. ταλαιπωρία, ἡ.

misfortune: P. and V. δυσπραξία, ἡ, συμφορά, ἡ, πάθος, το, πάθημα, τό, P. δυστυχία, ἡ; see misfortune.

disease: P. and V. νόσος, ἡ, νόσημα, τό.