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mate

Σκιᾶς ὄναρ ἄνθρωπος -> Man is a dream of a shadow
Pindar, Pythian 8.95f.

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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substantive

consort: P. and V. σύννομος, ὁ, or ἡ.

fellow: P. and V. κοινωνός, ὁ, or ἡ, σύννομος, ὁ, or ἡ, συνεργός, ὁ, or ἡ, σύντροφος, ὁ, or ἡ, Ar. and V. σύζυγος, ὁ, or ἡ.

verb transitive

unite in marriage: P. and V. συζευγνύναι (Xen.), συνοικίζειν (Plato), V. ζευγνύναι, νυμφεύειν, παραζευγνύναι; see also betroth.

marry, of the man: P. and V. γαμεῖν; of the woman: P. and V. γαμεῖσθαι (dat.); see marry.

mate (of animals); P. and V. συμμίγνυσθαι, συνέρχεσθαι.

mate with: P. and V. συμμίγνυσθαι (dat.), V. συγκοιμᾶσθαι (dat.).

ill-mated (of a man), adj.: V. δύσδαμαρ.

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