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Ὠς χαρίεν ἔστʹ ἄνθρωπος, ὅταν ἄνθρωπος ᾗ -> What a fine thing a human is, when truly human!
Menander, fragment 761

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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adj.

P. and V. τέλειος, τέλεος, παντελής, ἐντελής, P. ἐπιτελής.

full: P. and V. πλήρης; see also absolute, finished.

v. trans.

accomplish: P. and V. ἀνύτειν, κατανύτειν, πράσσειν, διαπράσσειν (or mid., P.), ἐργάζεσθαι, κατεργάζεσθαι, περαίνειν, διαπεραίνειν (Plat.), τελεοῦν (V. τελειοῦν), V. ἐξανύτειν, τελεῖν (rare P.), τελευτᾶν, ἐκτελευτᾶν, ἐκπράσσειν, ἐκπεραίνειν, κραίνειν, ἐπικραίνειν, P. ἐπιτελεῖν, Ar. and P. ἀπεργάζεσθαι; see work out (in work).

fill up, make complete: P. and V. πληροῦν, ἐκπληροῦν, V. ἐκπιμπλάναι, P. ἀναπληροῦν.

the other labours he has completed: V. καὶ τοὺς μὲν ἄλλους ἐξεμόχθησεν πόνους (Eur., H.F. 22).