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dependent

τύμβος, ὦ νυμφεῖον, ὦ κατασκαφής οἴκησις αἰείφρουρος, οἷ πορεύομαι πρὸς τοὺς ἐμαυτῆς -> Tomb, bridal chamber, eternal prison in the caverned rock, whither I go to find mine own.
Sophocles, Antigone, 883

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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adj.

Subject to the power of any one: P. and V. ὑπήκοος (gen. or dat.), ὑποχείριος (dat.), V. χείριος (dat.).

Liable to give account to: P. and V. ὑπεύθυνος (dat.) (Dem. 306).

Subject (of states): P. and V. ὑπήκοος, P. ὑποτελής.

Make one thing dependent on another: P. ἀνακρεμαννύναι τι ἔκ τινος (Plat., Ion, 536A).

We must leave this dependent on the gods: V. ἀλλʼ ἐς θεοὺς χρὴ ταῦτʼ ἀναρτησαντʼ ἔχειν (Eur., Phoen. 705).