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lot

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

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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substantive

destiny: P.εἱμαρμένη, P. and V. τὸ χρεών (Plato but rare P.), μοῖρα, ἡ (Plato but rare P.), V.πεπρωμένη, μόρος, ὁ, πότμος, ὁ, αἶσα, ἡ, τὸ μόρσιμον, τὸ χρῆν (Eur., Iphigenia in Tauris 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., Antigone 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 ἐφ' ἡμᾶς μέρος (Dem. 312).

obtain by lot, v.: P. and V. λαγχάνειν (acc.), διαλαγχάνειν (acc.) (Plato), κληροῦσθαι (acc. or gen.), V. ἀπολαγχάνειν (acc.), Ar. and V. ἐκλαγχάνειν (acc.).

without appeal to lot: use adv., P. ἀκληρωτί.

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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)