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cord

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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subs.

P. and V. δεσμός, ὁ, κάλως, ὁ, πεῖσμα, τό (Plat.), P. σπάρτον, τό, Ar. and P. τόνος, ὁ, V. πλεκτή, ἡ, ἀρτάνη, ἡ; see rope.

small cord: Ar. σπαρτίον, τό.

noose: P. and V. βρόχος, ὁ.

cord for supporting a bed: Ar. κειρία, ἡ.

v. trans.

P. and V. δεῖν; see bind.