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bride

Ἦθος ἀνθρώπῳ δαίμων -> A man's character is his fate
Heraclitus, fr. B 119 Diels

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P. and V. νύμφη, ἡ, V. νύμφευμα, τό, νυμφεῖα, τά (Soph., Ant. 568), sometimes V. γάμος, ὁ, or pl., λέχος, τό, or pl., λέκτρον, τό, or pl. (Eur., Hel. 1634).

One about to be wedded: V. μελλόνυμφος, ἡ; see also wife.

Leading the bride, adj.: V. νυμφαγωγάς.

Bride-chamber: see bridal chamber.