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Ἢ τὰν ἢ ἐπὶ τᾶς -> Either with this or on this | Come back victorious or dead
Plutarch, Moralia 241

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Bough: Ar. and V. κλάδος, ὁ, φυλλάς, ἡ, V. ὄζος, ὁ, ἀκρέμων, ὁ (Eur., Cycl. 455), ἔρνος, τό, βλάστημα, τό (rare P.).

Young shoot: P. and V. πτόρθος, ὁ (Plat.). κλών, ὁ (Plat.).

Suppliant branch of olive: P. and V. θαλλός, ὁ, ἱκετηρία, ἡ, V. κλάδος, ὁ, ἱκτηρία, ἡ.

Associated club: P. συνωμοσία, ἡ.

Division of a family, etc.: P. and V. μέρος, τό, μερίς, ἡ.

Part: P. and V. μέρος, τό, P. μόριον, τό.

Of a river: P. κέρας, τό.

Species, kind: P. and V. εἶδος, τό.

Tribe: P. and V. φυλή, ἡ.

Root and branch (destroy): use adj., P. and V. πρόρριζος (also Ar. but rare P.), Ar. and V. αὐτόπρεμνος, or adv., V. πρυμνόθεν; see utterly.

Seamanship is a branch of art: P. τὸ ναυτικὸν τέχνης ἐστί (Thuc. 1, 142).

v. intrans.

Of a road, river, etc.: P. and V. σχίζεσθαι.