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κόσμος σκηνή, ὁ βίος πάροδος· ἦλθες, εἶδες, ἀπῆλθες -> The world is a stage, life is a performance, you came, you saw, you departed
Democritus, fr. 115 D-K

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adjective

shared by others: P. and V. κοινός, V. ξυνός, πάγκοινος.

public: P. and V. κοινός, Ar. and P. δημόσιος; see public.

customary: P. and V. συνήθης, εἰωθώς, νόμιμος, εἰθισμένος, ἠθάς, P. σύντροφος, Ar. and V. νομιζόμενος.

vulgar: Ar. and P. φορτικός, ἀγοραῖος.

inferior: P. and V. φαῦλος.

the common people, the commons, subs.: P. and V. οἱ πολλοί, πλῆθος, τό, δῆμος, ὁ.

of the common people, adj.: Ar. and P. δημοτικός.

ordinary, everyday: P. and V. τυχών, ἐπιτυχών; see ordinary.

make common cause with: P. κοινολογεῖσθαι (dat.), κοινῷ λόγῳ χρῆσθαι (πρός, acc.).

making common cause with your father: V. κοινόφρων πατρί (Euripides, ion. 577).

'Twixt us and this man is nothing in common: V. ἡμῖν δὲ καὶ τῷδ' οὐδέν ἐστιν ἐν μέσῳ (Euripides, Heraclidae 184; cf. Ion, 1285).

what is there in common between? P. and V. τίς κοινωνία; (with two gens.).

have nothing in common with: P. οὐδὲν ἐπικοινωνεῖν (dat.).

in common, jointly: P. and V. κοινῇ, εἰς κοινόν, ὁμοῦ, V. κοινῶς.

for the common good: P. and V. εἰς τὸ κοινόν.