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P. and V. νύξ, ἡ, V. εὐφρόνη, ἡ. Darkness: P. and V. σκότος, ὁ, or τό; see darkness. Of night, adj.: Ar. and V. νύκτερος, V. ὀρφναῖος, Ar. and P. νυκτερινός, Ar. νυκτερήσιος. At dead of night: see under dead. By night: P. and V. νύκτωρ. Whom must I meet? By night or by day? V. τῷ συγγένωμαι; νύχιος ἢ καθʼ ἡμέραν; (Eur., El. 603).