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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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adj.

Ar. and P. χαρίεις. Dainty: P. and V. κομψός; see also beautiful. I have never yet heard a prettier scheme: Ar. . . . μὴ ʼγὼ νόημα κομψότερον ἤκουσά πω (Ar. 195). Pretty well, moderately: Ar. and P. ἐπιεικῶς, P. and V.