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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

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P. and V. ξένος, ὁ, V. ξεῖνος, ὁ. At a dinner: P. ἑστιάτωρ, ὁ (Plat.). Inn-keeper: P. πανδοκεύς, ὁ (Plat.). One who deceives his host: V. ξεναπάτης, ὁ. Slay one's host, v.: V. ξενοφονεῖν (absol.). Army, subs.: P. and V. στρατός, ὁ, στράτευμα, τό, στρατόπεδον, τό, P. στρατιά, ἡ. Expedition: P. and V. στόλος, ὁ; see army. Crowd: P. and V. ὄχλος, ὁ, σύλλογος, ὁ, σύνοδος, ἡ, ὅμιλος, ὁ; see crowd. The host of the stars: V. ἄστρων ὁμήγυρις ἡ (Aesch., Ag. 4).