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

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general: P. and V. στρατηγός, ὁ, V. στρατηλάτης, ὁ.

leader: P. and V. ἡγεμών, ὁ.

generally: P. and V. ταγός, ὁ, V. λοχαγέτης, ὁ, ἀρχέλαος, ὁ (also Ar. in form ἀρχέλας), βραβεύς, ὁ. ἔπαρχος, ὁ; see chief, captain.

commander of a thousand men: P. and V. χιλίαρχος, ὁ (Xen.).

commander of ten thousand men: P. μυρίαρχος, ὁ (Xen.), V. μυριόνταρχος, ὁ.

naval commander: see captain.