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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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v. trans.

Perceive: P. and V. αἰσθάνεσθαι, ἐπαισθάνεσθαι, γιγνώσκειν, διαγιγνώσκειν, μανθάνειν, νοεῖν (or mid.) (Plat.), ἐννοεῖν (or mid.) (Plat.), P. καταμανθάνειν.

Discern beforehand: P. προαισθάνεσθαι, προνοεῖν, P. and V. προγιγνώσκειν. See: P. and V. ὁρᾶν, καθορᾶν, σκοπεῖν, θεᾶσθαι, θεωρεῖν; see see.