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praise

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

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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v. trans.

P. also V. ἐπαινεῖν, P. ἐγκωμιάζειν, Ar. and V. εὐλογεῖν, V. αἰνεῖν (also Plat., Rep. 404D, but rare P.). Celebrate in song: P. also V. ᾄδειν, ὑμνεῖν. Praise excessively: Ar. and P. ὑπερεπαινεῖν. subs. P. and V. ἔπαινος, ὁ, Ar. and P. ἐγκώμιον, τό, εὐλογία, ἡ, V. ἐπαίνεσις, ἡ, αἶνος, ὁ (Eur., Hipp. 484; El. 1062). Glory: P. and V. δόξα, ἡ; see glory.