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Ἔρως ἀνίκατε μάχαν -> O love, invincible in battle!
Sophocles, Antigone, 781

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P. and V. συμφορά, ἡ, τέλος, τό, τελευτή, ἡ, ἔργον, τό. Result: P. τὸ ἀποβαῖνον. Issues, risks: P. and V. ἀγών, ὁ. Herein lies a great issue: V. κἀν τῷδʼ ἀγὼν μέγιστος (Eur., Med. 235). Grave is the crisis and I see two issues: V. μεγὰς γὰρ ἁγὼν καὶ βλέπω δύο ῥοπάς (Eur., Hel. 1090). Side issue: P. and V. πάρεργον, τό. Point at issue, subject in dispute: P. and V. ἀγών, ὁ. Come to an issue: P. and V. ἀγωνίζεσθαι (pass.), P. κρίσιν ἔχειν. Shrewd in wishing to, join issue with tho arguments: V. συνετὸς δὲ χωρεῖν ὁμόσε τοῖς λόγοις θέλων (Eur., Or. 921). If any one dares to join issue with the argument: P. ἐὰν δέ γέ τις . . . ὁμόσε τῷ λόγῳ τολμᾷ ἰέναι (Plat., Rep. 610C). Giving out: use P. παράδοσις, ἡ. Flowing out: P. and V. ἀπορροή, ἡ, P. ἐκροή, ἡ (Plat.). Offspring: subs.: P. and V. ἔκγονος, ὁ, or ἡ; see offspring. Die without male issue: P. ἄπαις τελευτᾶν ἀρσένων παίδων (Andoc. 15). v. trans. Give out: P. and V. ἐκφέρειν. Issue orders: P. and V. παραγγέλλειν; see order, v. V. intrans. Happen: P. and V. συμβαίνειν, γίγνεσθαι, συμπίπτειν, παραπίπτειν, τυγχάνειν, V. κυρεῖν, ἐκπίπτειν, Ar. and P. συμφέρεσθαι. Result: P. and V. ἐκβαίνειν, τελευτᾶν, P. ἀποβαίνειν, V. τελεῖν. Turn out: P. and V. ἐξέρχεσθαι, V. ἐξήκειν. Break out: V. ἐρρωγέναι (2nd perf. of ῥηγνύναι); see break out. Start from: P. and V. ὁρμᾶσθαι (ἀπό, gen. or ἐκ gen.). Flow out: P. and V. ἀπορρεῖν.