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dance

Ὄττω τις ἔραται -> Whatever one loves best | Whom you desire most
Sappho

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v. intrans.

P. and V. χορεύειν, Ar. and P. ὀρχεῖσθαι, P. ἐπορχεῖσθαι, V. ἀνορχεῖσθαι, ὑπορχεῖσθαι, Ar. διορχεῖσθαι.

Circle in the dance: V. ἑλισσειν.

Dance in honour of: V. χορεύειν (acc.).

Dance with others: Ar. συγχορεύειν (absol.).

subs.

P. and V. χορός, ὁ, χορεία, ἡ (Eur., Phoen. 1265).

Loving the dance. adj.: Ar. and V. φιλόχορος.

Without the dance: V. ἄχορος (Eur., Cycl.).

War-dance, subs.: P. and V. πυρρίχη, ἡ (Eur., And. 1135; also Ar.).

Dance of satyrs: V. σίκινις, ἡ (Eur., Cycl. 37).