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bee

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

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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substantive

P. and V. μέλισσα, ἡ, V. ἀνθεμουργός, ἡ (Aesch.. Persae 612).

humble-bee: Ar. βομβυλιός, ὁ.

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Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

bee:
I the sound made by a sheep, Varr. R. R. 2, 1, 7; cf. balo.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

bee, ind., onomatopée reproduisant le bêlement des moutons : Varro R. 2, 1, 7.

Latin > German (Georges)

bee, griech. βη, Naturlaut der Schafe, Varr. r. r. 2, 1, 7.

Latin > English

bee INTERJ :: baa; sound made by a sheep