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τύμβος, ὦ νυμφεῖον, ὦ κατασκαφής οἴκησις αἰείφρουρος, οἷ πορεύομαι πρὸς τοὺς ἐμαυτῆς -> Tomb, bridal chamber, eternal prison in the caverned rock, whither I go to find mine own.
Sophocles, Antigone, 883

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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subs.

P. εἱργμός, ὁ (Plat.).

For birds: Ar. αὐλή, ἡ; see prison.

v. trans.

P. and V. εἴργειν, κατείργειν, V. συνείργειν; see imprison.