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Οὔτοι συνέχθειν, ἀλλὰ συμφιλεῖν ἔφυν -> I was not born to hate, but to love.
Sophocles, Antigone 523

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verb transitive

P. and V. τίνειν, ἐκτίνειν, ἀποτίνειν (Eur., Iphigenia in Aulis 1169), τελεῖν, Ar. and P. φέρω, φέρειν, ἀποδιδόναι.

pay in full: V. πληροῦν, P. ἐκπληροῦν.

bring in, yield: P. προσφέρειν, φέρω, φέρειν, P. and V. διδόναι.

reward, requite: P. and V. ἀμείβεσθαι; see reward.

give wages: P. μισθοδοτεῖν (dat. or absol.).

be paid, receive as payment: P. κομίζεσθαι (acc.).

pay the penalty: see under penalty.

pay (debts): P. διαλύω, διαλύειν, Ar. and P. ἀποδιδόναι.

pay (honour, etc.): P. and V. νέμειν.

pay properly tax: P. εἰσφέρειν, εἰσφορὰν τιθέναι.

pay tribute: Ar. and P. φόρον φέρειν; see tribute.

help to pay: P. συνεκτίνειν (absol.).

profit: Ar. and P. λυσιτελεῖν (dat.). V. λύειν τέλη (dat.), λύω, λύειν (dat.).

pay back: P. ἀνταποδιδόναι. P. and V. ἀντιδιδόναι.

pay besides: P. προσαποτίνειν.

pay down: Ar. and P. κατατιθέναι, P. καταβάλλειν.

pay for, provide money for: Ar. and P. δαπανᾶν εἰς (acc.).

be punished for: P. and V. δίκην διδόναι (gen.), δίκην τίνειν (gen.), δίκην ἐκτίνειν (gen.).

you shall pay for this: use Ar. and P. οἰμώξει, Ar. and V. κλαύσει.

pay off: a debt, P. διαλύω, διαλύειν, Ar. and P. ἀποδιδόναι; a person, P. διαλύω, διαλύειν (acc.) (Dem. 866).

paid off: P. ἀπόμισθος.

pay out: see requite.

pay out a rope: Ar. and V. ἐξιέναι.

verb intransitive be profitable: Ar. and P. λυσιτελεῖν, V. λύειν τέλη, or λύειν alone.


P. and V. μισθός, ὁ.

receipt of pay: Ar. and P. μισθοφορά, ἡ.

pay given in advance: P. πρόδοσις, ἡ.

extra pay: P. ἐπιφορά, ἡ.

do something for pay: P. πράσσειν τι μισθοῦ (Dem. 242).

without pay, adj.: P. and V. ἄμισθος (Dem. 731); adv., P. and V. ἀμισθί.

give pay, v.: P. μισθοδοτεῖν (absol. or dat.).

receive pay: Ar. and P. μισθοφορεῖν.

in receipt of pay: use adj., P. ἔμμισθος.

in receipt of full pay: use adj., P. ἐντελόμισθος.

be in any one's pay, v.:Ar. and P. μισθοφορεῖν (dat.), or παρά (dat.).

in the pay of: Ar. and P. μισθωτός (gen.).