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hollow

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

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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v. trans.

P. κοιλαίνειν. adj. P. and V. κοῖλος, V. κοιλωπός, κοιλογάστωρ. Met., emply, vain: P. and V. κενός, μάταιος. Unsound: P. and V. ὕπουλος, σαθρός. A hollow truce: P. ὕποπτος ἀνοκωχή, ἡ (Thuc). subs. Dell: P. and V. νάπη, ἡ (Plat. and Xen. but rare P.), νάπος, τό (Xen. but rare P.), ἄγχος. τό (Xen. but rare P.). Ar. and V. γύαλα, τά, αὐλών, ἡ (Soph., Frag.). Hollows, cavities.: P. and V. κοῖλα, τά. The hollow (of anything): Ar. and V. κύτος, τό (gen.), P. and V. τὰ κοῖλα (gen.), P. τὰ ἔγκοιλα (gen.).