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Φιλοκαλοῦμέν τε γὰρ μετ' εὐτελείας καὶ φιλοσοφοῦμεν ἄνευ μαλακίας -> Our love of what is beautiful does not lead to extravagance; our love of the things of the mind does not makes us soft.
Τhucydides, 2.40.1

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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Lime for cement: P. and V. πηλός, ὁ. Bird lime: V. ἰξός, ὁ (Eur., Cycl. 433). Lime tree: P. φιλύρα, ἡ (Hdt.). Of the lime tree, adj.: Ar. φιλύρινος.