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Ἦθος ἀνθρώπῳ δαίμων -> A man's character is his fate
Heraclitus, fr. B 119 Diels

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verb transitive or absolute

go into: P. and V. εἰσέρχεσθαι (εἰς, acc.; V. also acc. alone), ἐπεισέρχεσθαι (εἰς, acc.; V. acc. alone or dat. alone), V. παρέρχεσθαι (acc.). εἰσβάλλειν (acc.), Ar. and V. δύεσθαι (acc.), εἰσβαίνειν (absol. or acc.).

sail into: P. and V. εἰσπλεῖν (εἰς, acc. or acc. alone).

enter a ship: see embark.

enter with another: P. and V. συνεισέρχεσθαι (εἰς, acc. or V. also acc. alone).

enter violently: P. and V. εἰσπίπτειν (P. εἰς, acc.; V. dat. alone); see dash into.

enter the mind, occur to one: P. and V. εἰσέρχεσθαι (acc.), ἐπέρχεσθαι (acc. or dat.); see occur.

enter public life: P. πρὸς τὰ κοινὰ προσέρχομαι, κοινὰ προσέρχεσθαι (Dem. 312).

register: P. ἀπογράφειν, Ar. and P. ἐγγράφειν.

give in, have registered: P. ἀποφέρω, ἀποφέρειν.

enter in one's account: P. εἰς τὸν λόγον ἐγγράφειν (Lys. 211).

enter (put down) for a competition: P. καθιέναι.

enter for a competition, verb intransitive: P. and V. εἰσέρχεσθαι.

enter into (a discussion, etc.): P. and V. ἅπτεσθαι (gen.), ἐμπίπτειν (εἰς, acc.).

enter into (a feeling): see sympathise with, understand.

enter into possession of: see under possession.

enter on office, etc.: P. εἰσέρχεσθαι (acc.).

embark on: P. and V. ἐμβαίνειν (εἰς, acc.), ἅπτεσθαι (gen.).

take in hand: P. and V. ἐπιχειρεῖν (dat.), ἐγχειρεῖν (dat.).

begin: P. and V. ἄρχεσθαι (gen.).

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