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

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Ar. and V. κόλπος, ὁ.

Breast: P. and V. μαστός, ὁ (Xen. but rare P.), στῆθος, τό, or pl. (Plat. but rare P.), στέρνον, τό, or pl. (Xen. but rare P.).

Seat of the feelings: P. and V. ψυχή, ἡ, θυμός, ὁ, V. στέρνον, τό, or pl., ἧπαρ, τό, Ar. and V. φρήν, ἡ, or pl., σπλάγχνον, τό, or pl., καρδία, ἡ, κέαρ, τό.