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τύμβος, ὦ νυμφεῖον, ὦ κατασκαφής οἴκησις αἰείφρουρος, οἷ πορεύομαι πρὸς τοὺς ἐμαυτῆς -> Tomb, bridal chamber, eternal prison in the caverned rock, whither I go to find mine own.
Sophocles, Antigone, 883

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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adj.

P. and V. ἀλλότριος, ἀλλόφυλος, ὀθνεῖος, V. ξένος, ἀλλόθρους, ἀλλόχρως, Ar. and P. ξενικός. Barbarous: P. and V. βάρβαρος. Imported: P. and V. ἐπακτός, ἐπείσακτος, V. θυραῖος. Fareign to, alien to: P. ἀλλότριος (gen.), or use prep. ἔξω (gen.). Provisions such as would be needed for foreign service: P. τὰ ἐπιτήδεια οἷα εἰκὸς ἐπὶ ἔξοδον ἔκδημον ἔχειν (Thuc. 2, 10). In foreign parts: see abroad. Foreign affairs: P. and V. τὰ ἔξω.