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frugal

Γελᾷ δ' ὁ μωρός, κἄν τι μὴ γέλοιον ᾖ -> The fool laughs even when there's nothing to laugh at
Menander

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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adjective

of persons, sparing: Ar. and P. φειδωλός (also with gen. following).

temperate: P. and V. μέτριος, σώφρων.

of things, spare: P. and V. σπάνιος, V. σπανιστός.

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German > Latin

frugal, s. einfach, genügsam.