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Ἔρως ἀνίκατε μάχαν -> O love, invincible in battle!
Sophocles, Antigone, 781

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P. τόπος περιβεβλημένος (Dem. 1077), P. and V. περίβολος, ὁ. Sacred enclosure: P. and V. τέμενος, τό, ἄλσος, τό (Plat.), V. σηκός, ὁ, σήκωμα, τό. Here is the enclosure surrounding the Achaean ships: V. αἱδʼ Ἀχαιῶν ναύλοχοι περιπτυχαί (Eur., Hec. 1015).