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croak

Οὔτοι συνέχθειν, ἀλλὰ συμφιλεῖν ἔφυν -> I was not born to hate, but to love.
Sophocles, Antigone 523

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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v. intrans.

Ar. κεκραγέναι (perf. of κράζειν), κρώζειν, or use P. and V. φθέγγεσθαι.

subs.

Use P. and V. φθόγγος, ὁ, φθέγμα, τό, V. φθογγή, ἡ.

Sound of croaking: Ar. βρεκεκέκεξ; see Ran. 209.