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Ἦθος ἀνθρώπῳ δαίμων -> A man's character is his fate
Heraclitus, fr. B 119 Diels

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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adj.

P. and V. ὑψηλός, V. ὑψιγέννητος, ὑψαύχην, ὀρθόκρανος. Towering, steep: V. αἰπύς. αἰπεινός; see steep. High and craggy: V. ὑψηλόκρημνος. Raised in the air: Ar. and P. μετέωρος, Ar. and V. μετάρσιος. High ground: P. and V. τὰ ἄκρα, P. τὰ μετέωρα. On high, adv.: P. and V. ἄνω, Ar. and P. ἐπάνω, V. ὑψοῦ, ἄρδην. From on high: P. and V. ἄνωθεν, V. ὑψόθεν (Plat. also but rare P.), ἐξύπερθε. P. ἐπάνωθεν. Ruling on high, adj.: Ar. ὑψιμέδων.