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Γελᾷ δ' ὁ μωρός, κἄν τι μὴ γέλοιον ᾖ -> The fool laughs even when there's nothing to laugh at
Menander

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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adj.

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, ἐπίτυχών; see ordinary.

Make common causewith: P. κοινολογεῖσθαι (dat.), κοινῷ λόγῳ χρῆσθαι (πρός, acc.).

Making common causewith your father: V. κοινόφρων πατρί (Eur., Ion. 577).

'Twixt us and this man is nothing in common: V. ἡμῖν δὲ καὶ τῷδʼ οὐδέν ἐστιν ἐν μέσῳ (Eur., Heracl. 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.