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ivy

Ὠς χαρίεν ἔστʹ ἄνθρωπος, ὅταν ἄνθρωπος ᾗ -> What a fine thing a human is, when truly human!
Menander, fragment 761

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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subs.

P. and V. κισσός, ὁ (Plat., Sym. 212E). Of ivy, adj.: V. κίσσινος. Wreathing my head with ivy: V. κρᾶτα κισσώσας ἐμόν (Eur., Bacch. 205).