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Σκιᾶς ὄναρ ἄνθρωπος -> Man is a dream of a shadow
Pindar, Pythian 8.95f.

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Bolt: P. and V. μοχλός, ὁ, Ar. and V. κλῇθρα, τά, V. ἁρμός. ὁ. That which binds: P. and V. δεσμός, ὁ, σύνδεσμος, ὁ, ἅμμα, τό (Plat.), V. ἀρμός, ὁ. A fastening of golden grasshoppers (to bind the hair): P. χρυσῶν τεττίγων ἔνερσις (Thuc. 1, 6). Fastening of a necklace: Ar. βάλανος, ἡ (Lys. 410).