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Μολὼν λαβέ -> Come and take them
Plutarch, Apophthegmata Laconica 225C12

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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P. and V. στόμα, τό. Mouth of a river, cave, etc.: P. and V. στόμα, τό, στόμιον, τό, P. ἐκβολή, ἡ. A cave with two mouths: V. δίστομος πέτρα, ἡ, ἀμφιτρὴς αὔλιον, τό. Way out: P. and V. ἔξοδος, ἡ. Way in: P. and V. εἴσοδος, ἡ. Be in every one's mouth: V. διὰ στόμα εἶναι. By word of mouth: P. ἀπὸ στόματος, P. and V. ἀπὸ γλώσσης (Thuc. 7, 10). What is inside and written in the folds of the letter I will tell you by word of mouth: V. τἄνοντα κἀγγεγραμμένʼ ἐν δέλτου πτυχαῖς λόγῳ, φράσω σοι (Eur., I.T. 760). Take the words out of one's mouth, v.:Ar. and P. ὑφαρπάζειν (absol.), P. ὑπολαμβάνειν (absol.), V. ἁρπάζειν (acc.) (Eur., H.F. 535).