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lot

Ἦθος ἀνθρώπῳ δαίμων -> A man's character is his fate
Heraclitus, fr. B 119 Diels

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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Destiny: P. ἡ εἱμαρμένη, P. and V. τὸ χρεών (Plat. but rare P.), μοῖρα, ἡ (Plat. but rare P.), V. ἡ πεπρωμένη, μόρος, ὁ, πότμος, ὁ, αἶσα, ἡ, τὸ μόρσιμον, τὸ χρῆν (Eur., I.T. 1486). Fortune: P. and V. τύχη, ἡ, συμφορά, ἡ, δαίμων, ὁ. It is my lot: P. and V. χρή με, χρεών με, εἵμαρταί μοι, V. πέπρωταί μοι. Cast in one's lot with, v.: P. συνίστασθαι (dat.), P. and V. ἵστασθαι μετά (gen.). What is allotted, share: P. and V. μέρος, τό. V. λάχος, τό. Allotment of land: P. κλῆρος, ὁ. Lot used in determining chances: P. and V. κλῆρος, ὁ, V. πάλος, ὁ. Assign by lot, v.: P. and V. κληροῦν, P. ἐπικληροῦν. Office assigned by lot, P. κληρωτὸς ἀρχή, ἡ. Cast lots, v.: P. and V. κληροῦσθαι, P. διακληροῦσθαι. No lot was cast: V. κλῆρος οὐκ ἐπάλλετο (Soph., Ant. 396). Choose by lot, v.: P. and V. κληροῦν, P. ἀποκληροῦν. Chosen by lot, adj.: P. κληρωτός. Draw lots, v.: P. and V. κληροῦσθαι, P. διακληροῦσθαι, V. σπᾶν πάλον. Draw lots for: P. and V. κληροῦσθαι (acc.; P. also gen.). Drawing of lots, subs.: P. and V. κλήρωσις, ἡ. Fall to one's lot, v.: P. ἐπιβάλλειν (dat.); see befall. The share which falls to our lot: P. τὸ ἐπιβάλλον ἐφʼ ἡμᾶς μέρος (Dem. 312). Obtain by lot, v.: P. and V. λαγχάνειν (acc.), διαλαγχάνειν (acc.) (Plat.), κληροῦσθαι (acc. or gen.), V. ἀπολαγχάνειν (acc.), Ar. and V. ἐκλαγχάνειν (acc.). Without appeal to lot: use adv., P. ἀκληρωτί.

Dutch > Greek

lot = δαίμων, κλῆρος, πάλος, ΠΟΡ-, πότμος, πρᾶξις, συμφορά, συντυχία, τύχη

(Translation based on the reversal of Mijnwoordenboek's Ancient Greek to Dutch dictionary)