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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.

P. and V. κοινός, Ar. and P. δημόσιος, V. δήμιος, πάνδημος.

open: P. and V. κοινός.

paid by the public: P. δημοτελής.

public acts, subs.: P. τὰ πεπολιτευμένα.

public decree: V. δημόπρακτος ψῆφος, ἡ.

public exile: V. φυγή δημήλατος, ἡ.

public hangman: use Ar. and P, ὁ δήμιος; see executioner.

public life: Ar. and P. πολιτεία, ἡ.

during the time of my public life: P. καθʼ οὗς ἐπολιτευόμην χρόνους (Dem. 248).

enter public life: P. πρὸς τὰ κοινὰ προσέρχεσθαι (Dem. 312).

public man: use adj., P. πολιτικός.

politician: P. and V. ῥήτωρ, ὁ.

be a public man, v.: Ar. and P. πολιτεύεσθαι, δημοσιεύειν.

from being inglorious and obscure they have become men of repute and public characters: P. γεγόνασιν . . . ἐξ ἀνωνύμων καὶ ἀδόξων ἔνδοξοι καὶ γνώριμοι (Dem. 106).

public upheaval: V. δημόθρους ἀναρχία, ἡ.

the public: P. and V. ὁ δῆμος, τὸ κοινόν, οἱ πολλοί

the public good: P. and V. τὸ κοινόν.

for the public good: P. and V. εἰς τὸ κοινόν.

at the public expense: P. ἀπὸ κοινοῦ, δημοσίᾳ.

in public: P. εἰς τὸ κοινόν, Ar. and P. εἰς τὸ μέσον, V. ἐς μέσον.

make public, v.: see publish.