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κόσμος σκηνή, ὁ βίος πάροδος· ἦλθες, εἶδες, ἀπῆλθες -> The world is a stage, life is a performance, you came, you saw, you departed
Democritus, fr. 115 D-K

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substantive

impression: P. and V. χαρακτήρ, ὁ, τύπος, ὁ, V. χάραγμα, τό.

mark on the body: P. and V. χαρακτήρ, ὁ (Eur., Electra 572).

marks of blows: P. ἴχνη πληγῶν (Plato, Gorgias 524C).

brand: P. ἔγκαυμα, τό.

scar: P. and V. οὐλή, ἡ, V. σήμαντρον, τό:see also wound.

the attack that the disease made on the (sufferers) extremities left its mark: P. τῶν ἀκρωτηρίων ἀντίληψις αὐτοῦ (τοῦ κακοῦ) ἐπεσημαίνεν (Thuc. 2, 49).

object at which one aims: P. and V. σκοπός, ὁ.

beside the mark: P. ἔξω τοῦ πράγματος, Ar. and P. ἔξω τοῦ λόγου.

to the mark: P. πρὸς λόγον.

there is a difference between speaking much and speaking to the mark: V. χωρὶς τό τ' εἰπεῖν πολλὰ καὶ τὰ καίρια (Soph., Oedipus Coloneus 808).

a man of mark: use adj., P. εὐδόκιμος, ἀξιόλογος; see famous.

make one's mark: Ar. and P. εὐδοκιμεῖν.

be wide of the mark: see err.

verb transitive

brand: Ar. and P. στίζειν.

scratch: V. χαράσσειν.

marked, scarred: V. ἐσφραγισμένος (perf. part. of σφραγίζειν).

set a mark on: P. and V. ἐπισημαίνειν (τινί), P. ἐνσημαίνεσθαι (τινί τι); see stamp.

wound: P. and V. τραυματίζειν, τιτρώσκειν.

notice: P. and V. νοῦν ἔχειν πρός (dat. or acc.), ἐπισκοπεῖν, ἐννοεῖν (or mid.), νοεῖν (or mid.), Ar. and P. προσέχειν (dat.), προσέχειν τὸν νοῦν (dat.). Absol.. P. and V. ἐνδέχεσθαι; see notice.

he found himself marked down for slaughter: P. αὑτὸν ηὗρεν ἐγγεγραμμένον κτείνειν (Thuc. 1, 132).

mark off, appoint: P. ἀποδεικνύναι.

mark out (by boundaries): P. and V. ὁρίζειν (or mid.).