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Μὴ φῦναι τὸν ἅπαντα νικᾷ λόγον -> Not to be born is, past all prizing, best.
Sophocles, Oedipus Coloneus l. 1225

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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subs.

At a bank: P. παρακαταθήκη, ἡ.

Mortgage: P. ὑποθήκη, ἡ.

Caution-money: Ar. and P. θέσις, ἡ, P. ἀρραβών, ὁ.

Money paid into court before an action: P. παρακαταβολή, ἡ, Ar. πρυτανεῖα, τά.

Pay a deposit into court, v.; P. παρακαταβάλλειν.

Deposit brought down by a river, subs.: P. πρόσχωσις, ἡ.

The river being large is always forming deposits: P. μέγας ὢν ὁ ποταμὸς προσχοῖ ἀεί (Thuc. 2, 102).

v. trans.

Ar. and P. κατατιθέναι (or mid.), P. καταβάλλειν.

Deposit with: P. κατατιθέναι (or mid.) (εἰς, acc., or παρά, dat.).

Place: P. and V. τιθέναι; see place.