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mass

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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subs.

P. and V. ὄγκος, ὁ. Lump (of metal): V. μύδρος, ὁ. Heap: Ar. and P. σωρός, ὁ (Xen.), Ar. and V. θωμός, ὁ, V. θίς, ὁ, or ἡ. Abundance: P. and V. πλῆθος, τό, Ar. and P. περιουσία, ἡ, P. ἀφθονία, ἡ, εὐπορία, ἡ, V. βάρος, τό. Press, crowd: P. and V. στῖφος, τό. In a mass, in a body: use adj., P. and V. ἁθρόος. The masses: P. and V. οἱ πολλοί, τό πλῆθος. v. trans. Collect: P. and V. συλλέγειν, ἀθροίζειν; see collect. Be massed together (of troops): P. συστρέφεσθαι.