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humiliation

Μὴ φῦναι τὸν ἅπαντα νικᾷ λόγον -> Not to be born is, past all prizing, best.
Sophocles, Oedipus Coloneus l. 1225

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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substantive

shame: P. and V. αἰσχύνη, ἡ, V. αἶσχος, τό.

disgrace: P. and V. ἀτιμία, ἡ.

insult: P. and V. ὕβρις, ἡ.

outrage: P. and V. αἰκία, ἡ, λύμη, ἡ (Plato). λώβη, ἡ (Plato).

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