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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. βασιλεύς, ὁ, Ar. and V. ἄναξ, ὁ, κοίρανος, ὁ, V. ἀνάκτωρ, ὁ, κύριος, ὁ; see also chief. Tyrant: P. and V. τύραννος, ὁ, μόναρχος, ὁ, δεσπότης, ὁ. Be king of, v.: P. and V. βασιλεύειν (gen.), κρατεῖν (gen.), ἄρχειν (gen.); see rule.