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envy

Ὁ δ' ἀνεξέταστος βίος οὐ βιωτὸς ἀνθρώπῳ -> The unexamined life is not worth living
Plato, Apology of Socrates 38a

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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verb transitive

P. and V. φθονεῖν (dat. of pers., gen. of thing), P. ζηλοτυπεῖν (acc. of pers.); see grudge.

not in had sense: P. and V. ζηλοῦν (acc. of pers., gen. of thing).

think happy: P. and V. εὐδαιμονίζειν, Ar. and P. μακαρίζειν, Ar. and V. ὀλβίζειν.

substantive

P. and V. φθόνος, ὁ, P. ζηλοτυπία, ἡ.

emulation: P. and V. ζῆλος, ὁ.

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