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obscurity

Ἦθος ἀνθρώπῳ δαίμων -> A man's character is his fate
Heraclitus, fr. B 119 Diels

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Darkness: P. and V. σκότος, ὁ, or τό, P. τὸ σκοτεινόν, Ar. and V. κνέφας, τό (also Xen.), ὄρφνη, ἡ. Unintelligibility: P. ἀσάφεια, ἡ. Baseness (of origin): P. and V. δυσγένεια, ἡ (Plat.), P. ταπεινότης, ἡ. Ingloriousness: P. and V. ἀδοξία, ἡ. Obscurity of position: P. ἀξιώματος ἀφάνεια (Thuc. 2, 37).