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exile

κόσμος σκηνή, ὁ βίος πάροδος· ἦλθες, εἶδες, ἀπῆλθες -> The world is a stage, life is a performance, you came, you saw, you departed
Democritus, fr. 115 D-K

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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v. trans.

P. and V. ἐλαύνειν, ἀπελαύνειν, ἐξελαύνειν, ἐκβάλλειν, ὠθεῖν, ἐξωθεῖν, διορίζειν, ἐξορίζειν, ἀπορρίπτειν, ἀνδρηλατεῖν, ἀποικίζειν, P. ἐξοικίζειν, ὑπερορίζειν, Ar. and V. ἀπωθεῖν, V. ῥίπτειν, ἐκρίπτειν. Be exiled: use also P. and V. φεύγειν, ἐκπίπτειν, V. ἀποξενοῦσθαι. Be exiled with another: P. and V. συμφεύγειν (absol. or dat.). subs. Exiled person: P. and V. φυγάς, ὁ or ἡ. Banishment: P. and V. φυγή, ἡ. Driving out: P. ἐκβολή, ἡ, ἔλασις, ἡ. Public exile: V. φυγὴ δημήλατος. Exile for life: P. ἀειφυγία, ἡ. I will live in exile with my hapless father: V. συμφεύξομαι τῷδʼ ἀθλιωτάτῳ πατρί (Eur., Phoen. 1679).