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Οὔτοι συνέχθειν, ἀλλὰ συμφιλεῖν ἔφυν -> I was not born to hate, but to love.
Sophocles, Antigone 523

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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Ar. and P. πυρετός, ὁ, P. θέρμη, ἡ, καῦμα, τό. Be in a fever: P. and V. πυρέσσειν (Eur., Cycl. 228), P. καίεσθαι, Ar. and V. φλεγμαίνειν. Met., be excited: P. αἰωρεῖσθαι; see excited. Intermittent attack of fever: P. περίοδος πυρετοῦ, ἡ (Dem. 118).