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mound

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

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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subs.

Bank of earth: P. and V. χῶμα, τό, P. χοῦς, ὁ, πρόσχωσις, ἡ. Natural mound: P. and V. ὄχθη, ἡ (Xen.), Ar. and P. ὄχθος, ὁ. Barrow to mark a burial place: P. and V. τάφος, ὁ, Ar. and V. τύμβος, ὁ, V. χῶμα, τό (rare P.), κολώνη, ἡ, πυρά, ἡ, Ar. and P. σῆμα, τό. Throw up a mound: P. χῶμα χοῦν.