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marry

Δύο γὰρ, ἐπιστήμη τε καὶ δόξα, ὧν τὸ μὲν ἐπίστασθαι ποιέει, τὸ δὲ ἀγνοεῖν.
Hippocrates

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interj.

Use Ar. and P. νὴ Δία, νὴ τοὺς θεούς. v. trans. Of the man: P. and V. γαμεῖν, ἄγεσθαι, Ar. and V. μίγνυσθαι (dat.), V. νυμφεύειν (dat.) (rare P.). Marry (as second husband or wife): P. and V. ἐπιγαμεῖν (acc.). Of the woman: P. and V. γαμεῖσθαι (dat.), V. νυμφεύειν (or pass.) (dat.). Take in marriage: P. λαμβάνειν (acc.). Unite in marriage: P. and V. συζευγνύναι (Xen.). V. ζευγνύναι, νυμφεύειν, παραζευγνύναι; see also betroth.