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Ἢ τὰν ἢ ἐπὶ τᾶς -> Either with this or on this | Come back victorious or dead
Plutarch, Moralia 241

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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v. trans.

Take: P. and V. δέχεσθαι, λαμβάνειν. Receive from another: P. and V. ἀπολαμβάνειν, ἐκλαμβάνειν, παραλαμβάνειν, ἐκδέχεσθαι, ἀποδέχεσθαι, Ar. and P. παραδέχεσθαι, V. ἀναδέχεσθαι. If there were another channel to receive (the water) again: P. εἰ ἦν χαράδρα πάλιν ὑποδεχομένη (Dem. 1277). Accept: P. and V. δέχεσθαι, ἀποδέχεσθαι, ἐκδέχεσθαι, ἐνδέχεσθαι, Ar. and P. ὑποδέχεσθαι. Win for oneself: P. and V. φέρεσθαι κομίζεσθαι; see win. Welcome: P. and V. δέχεσθαι, προσδέχεσθαι, Ar. and P. ὑποδέχεσθαι. Receive with hospitality: P. and V. ξενίζειν, ξενοδοκεῖν (absol.), V. ξενοῦσθαι (mid.). Admit: P. and V. εἰσδέχεσθαι, V. παρεισδέχεσθαι:see admit. Receive (a wound): P. and V. λαμβάνειν, V. τυγχάνειν (gen.). Receive (a suggestion) entertain: P. and V. δέχεσθαι, προσδέχεσθαι, P. ὑποδέχεσθαι. Receive beforehand: P. προλαμβάνειν. Receive in addition: P. and V. προσλαμβάνειν. Receive in return: P. and V. ἀντιλαμβάνειν, P. ἀνταπολαμβάνειν, V. ἀντιδέχεσθαι.