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magic

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

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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adj.

P. μαγευτικός, V. κηλητήριος, θελκτήριος. Deadly: V. λυγρός; see also monstrous. subs. Art of magic: P. ἡ μαγευτική, φαρμακεία, ἡ, V. μαγεύματα, τά. Enchantment, charm: P. and V. φάρμακον, τό, ἐπωδή, ἡ, V. κήλημα, τό, θέλκτρον, τό, θέλγητρον, τό, θελκτήριον. τό, κηλητήριον, τό. Enchantment: P. κήλησις ἡ. Met., grace, charm: P. and V. χάρις, ἡ. Use magic, v.: V. μαγεύειν, Ar. μαγγανεύειν. Remove by magic: P. and V. ἐξεπᾴδειν.