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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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v. trans.

P. and V. οὐκ ἐᾶν, ἀπειπεῖν, Ar. and P. ἀπαγορεύειν, Ar. and V. ἀπαυδᾶν, V. ἀπεννέπειν; see also hinder. Heaven forbid! P. and V. εὐφήμει, pl. εὐφημεῖτε. Which heaven forbid! P. and V. ὃ μὴ γένοιτο. I was forbidden food: P. τῶν σιτίων ἀπεκεκλῄμην (Dem. 1260).