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farm

Μολὼν λαβέ -> Come and take them
Plutarch, Apophthegmata Laconica 225C12

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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subs.

P. and V. ἀγρός, ὁ, P. γεωργία, ἡ. Of a farm, adj.: Ar. and V. γεωργικός. v. trans. P. ἐργάζεσθαι, P. and V. γεωργεῖν (or absol.) (Eur., Rhes. 176), V. γαπονεῖν (Eur., Rhes. 75); see cultivate. Farm out, give out on contract: P. ἐκδιδόναι; see contract. Buy the right of farming the revenues: P. τὰ τέλη ὠνεῖσθαι (Dem. 746).