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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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subs.

P. and V. τέχνη, ἡ; see craft.

Refinement: P. and V. μουσική, ἡ.

Work of art: Ar. and P. σκεῦος, τό. V. τέχνη, ἡ, τέχνημα, τό, P. ἐργασία, ἡ.

Skill, cleverness: P. and V. τέχνη, ἡ, σοφία, ἡ.

The whole world of nature and art: P. πᾶν τὸ φυτευτὸν καὶ τὸ σκευαστὸν γένος (Plat., Rep. 510A).

Producing all arts, adj.: V. πάντεχνος.