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distant

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

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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adj.

Long: P. and V. μακρός.

Far off: V. ἔκτοπος, ἄποπτος, τηλουρός, τηλωπός; see far.

Most distant: P. and V. ἔσχατος.

Take part in distant expeditions: P. ἐκδήμους στρατείας ἐξίεναι (ἔξειμι) (Thuc. 1, 15).

Be distant, v.: P. and V. ἀπεῖναι, ἀπέχειν, ἀφίστασθαι, ἀποστατεῖν (Plat.), P. διέχειν.

Be distant from: P. and V. ἀπέχειν (gen.), P. διέχειν (gen.). Met.

haughty, adj.: P. and V. σεμνός, P. ὑπερήφανος. V. ὑπέρφρων; see haughty.

Slight: P. and V. ὀλίγος, βραχύς, μικρός, σμικρός.

At no distant date: P. οὐκ εἰς μακράν, V. οὐ μάλʼ εἰς μακράν (Aesch., Supp. 925).

On behalf of no distant friends, but for myself: V. ὑπὲρ . . . οὐχὶ τῶν ἀπωτέρω φίλων ἀλλʼ αὐτὸς αὑτοῦ (Soph., O.R. 137).