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passion

τύμβος, ὦ νυμφεῖον, ὦ κατασκαφής οἴκησις αἰείφρουρος, οἷ πορεύομαι πρὸς τοὺς ἐμαυτῆς -> Tomb, bridal chamber, eternal prison in the caverned rock, whither I go to find mine own.
Sophocles, Antigone, 883

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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subs.

Emotion: P. πάθος, τό, πάθημα, τό; see emotion. Vehemence: P. σφοδρότης, ἡ. Anger: P. and V. ὀργή, ἡ, θυμός, ὁ, Ar. and V. χολή, ἡ, κότος, ὁ, μένος, τό, V. χόλος, ὁ, μῆνις, ἡ. Love: P. and V. ἔρως, τό, πόθος, ὁ (Plat. but rare P.), ἵμερος, ὁ (Plat. but rare P.). Eagerness: P. and V. σπουδή, ἡ, προθυμία, ἡ. Desire: P. and V. ἐπιθυμία, ἡ.