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Σκιᾶς ὄναρ ἄνθρωπος -> Man is a dream of a shadow
Pindar, Pythian 8.95f.

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P. and V. ῥάξ, ἡ (Plat. and Soph., Frag.). Bunch of grapes: P. and V. βότρυς, ὁ, P. σταφυλή, ἡ (Plat.). Dried grapes: P. ἀσταφίς, ἡ (Plat.). Sour grapes: V. ὄμφαξ, ἡ. Rich in grapes, adj.: V. εὔβοτρυς, πολύβοτρυς. As when the rich juice of the ripe grape streams to earth from the vine of Bacchus: V. γλαυκᾶς ὀπώρας ῶστε πίονος ποτοῦ χυθεντὸς εἰς γῆν βακχίας ἀπʼ ἀμπέλου (Soph., Trach. 703).