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one

Ἔρως ἀνίκατε μάχαν -> O love, invincible in battle!
Sophocles, Antigone, 781

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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adjective

Of number: P. and V. εἵς.

Indefinite pron.: P. and V. τις.

one of a pair: P. and V. ὁ ἕτερος.

the one… the other: P. and V. ὁ ἕτερος… ὁ ἕτερος.

I will bring witnesses to prove that he was one of the Ephors: P. ὡς τῶν ἐφόρων ἐγένετο μάρτυρας παρέξομαι (Lys. 124).

death is one of two things: P. δυοῖν θάτερόν ἐστι τὸ τεθνάναι (Plato, Ap. 40C).

Eurymachus was one of them: P. Εὐρύμαχος εἷς αὐτῶν ἦν (Thuc. 2, 5).

one… another: P. and V. ὁ μὲν… ὁ δέ.

at one time… at another: Ar. and P., τότε μὲν… τότε δέ, P. and V. τότε… ἄλλοτε.

one another, each other: P. and V. ἀλλήλους (acc.).

be at one: see agree.

become one with: P. and V. συντήκεσθαι (dat.).

at one time, at the same time, together: P. and V. ὁμοῦ, ἅμα.

one by one: P. καθ' ἕνα.

one day, once upon a time: P. and V. ποτέ, πάλαι; see formerly.

referring to the future: P. and V. ποτέ, ἔπειτα.

with one voice, unanimously: P. μιᾷ γνώμῃ, V. ἁθρόῳ στόματι; see unanimously.

'tis all one whether you desire to praise or blame me: V. σὺ δ' αἰνεῖν εἴτε με ψέγειν θέλειν ὁμοῖον (Aesch., Agamemnon 1403).

it was all one whether the quantity drunk were more or less: P. ἐν τῷ ὁμοίῳ καθειστήκει τό τε πλέον καὶ ἔλασσον ποτόν (Thuc., 2, 49).

substantive

the number one: P. μονάς, ἡ.

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