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Φιλοκαλοῦμέν τε γὰρ μετ' εὐτελείας καὶ φιλοσοφοῦμεν ἄνευ μαλακίας -> Our love of what is beautiful does not lead to extravagance; our love of the things of the mind does not makes us soft.
Τhucydides, 2.40.1

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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Fringe: Ar. and V. κράσπεδα, τά.

Edge: P. χεῖλος, τό.

Of land: P. ἐσχατία, ἡ.

Fringe: Met., P. and V. κράσπεδα, τά (Xen.).

Boundary: P. and V. ὅρος, ὁ, ὅρια, τά, V. ὅρισμα, τό, P. μεθόρια, τά (Xen.).


(E. g. border-town): P. μεθόριος.

v. trans.

P. and V. ὁρίζειν.

Border on, be near: P. and V. προσκεῖσθαι (dat.), P. ἔχεσθαι (gen.).

Neighbour: Ar. and P. γειτνιᾶν (dat.), P. and V. γειτονεῖν (dat.) (Plat. but rare P.).