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chant

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

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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v. trans. or absol.

P. and V. ᾄδειν, ὑμνεῖν, V. ἀείδειν, ὑμνωδεῖν, κατᾴδειν, Ar. and P. μελῳδεῖν (Plat.), Ar. and V. μέλπειν; see sing.

Chant incantations over: Ar. and P. ἐπᾴδειν (τινί τι, or absol.).

Chant in turn: V. ἀντικλάζειν (acc.).

Chant over: P. and V. ἐφυμνεῖν (τινί τι) (Plat.), Ar. and P. ἐπᾴδειν (τινί τι).

Chant hymns over: V. ὕμνους ἐπευφημεῖν (dat.).

Chant the pӕan: P. and V. παιωνίζειν, V. παιᾶνα ἐφυμνεῖν, παιᾶνα ἐπεξιακχάζειν.

subs.

P. and V. ᾠδή, ἡ, μέλος, τό, ὕμνος, ὁ, μελῳδία, ἡ, V. ὑμνῳδία, ἡ, Ar. and V. ἀοιδή, ἡ, μολπή, ἡ; see song.