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Ὁ δ' ἀνεξέταστος βίος οὐ βιωτὸς ἀνθρώπῳ -> The unexamined life is not worth living
Plato, Apology of Socrates 38a

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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adj.

customary: P. and V. συνήθης, νόμιμος. εἰωθώς, εἰθισμένος, ἠθάς (Dem. 605), P. σύντροφος, Ar. and V. νομιζόμενος.

ordinary meeting of the Assembly: Ar. and P. κυρία Ἐκκλησία (as opposed to σύγκλητος Ἐκκλησία).

plain, common: P. and V. φαῦλος, μέτριος.

in no ordinary fashion: V. οὔ τι φαύλως (Eur., Phoen., 111).

everyday: P. and V. ἐπιτυχών, τυχών.

the ordinary man: P. and V. ὁ τυχών, ὁ ἐπιτυχών, P. ὁ ἐντυχών, V. ὁ ἐπιών.

you have spoken like some ordinary man: V. εἴρηκας ἐπιτυχόντος ἀνθρώπου λόγους (Eur., H.F. 1248).