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gate

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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subs.

P. and V. πύλη, ἡ, V. πυλώματα, τά. Door: P. and V. θύρα, ἡ, P. θυρώματα, τά, V. σανίς, ἡ, θύρετρα, τά. Small gate, wicket: P. πυλίς, ἡ. Entrance: P. and V. εἴσοδος, ἡ. Entrance-gates: Ar. and P. προπύλαια, τά, V. πρόπυλα, τά. With seven gates, adj.: V. ἑπτάπυλος, ἑπτάστομος.