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Ὁ δ' ἀνεξέταστος βίος οὐ βιωτὸς ἀνθρώπῳ -> The unexamined life is not worth living
Plato, Apology of Socrates 38a

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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Art of augury: P. ἡ οἰωνιστική (Plat.), V. οἰνωνίσματα, τά.

Practise augury: P. οἰωνίζεσθαι (Xen.), V. οἰωνοσκοπεῖν.

Seat of augury: V. θᾶκος οἰωνοσκόπος. ὁ.

Omen: P. and V. οἰωνός, ὁ, Ar. and V. ὄρνίς, ὁ, V. πτερόν, τό.