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prelude

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.

P. and V. προοίμιον, τό, V. φροίμιον, τό. Strike up a prelude, v.: Ar. ἀναβάλλεσθαι. Mention by way of prelude: P. προοιμιάζεσθαι. V. φροιμιάζεσθαι.

Dutch > Greek

prelude = προκώμιον

(Translation based on the reversal of Mijnwoordenboek's Ancient Greek to Dutch dictionary)