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Μολὼν λαβέ -> Come and take them
Plutarch, Apophthegmata Laconica 225C12

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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P. and V. ὄροφος, ὁ, Ar. and P. τέγος, τό, ὀροφή, ἡ.

tiling: Ar. and P. κέραμος, ὁ.

roof of the mouth: P. οὐρανός ὁ (Aristotle).

living under the same roof, adj.: P., ὁμωρόφιος, or use V. ἐφέστιος, συνέστιος.

sheltered by a roof: P. and V. ὑπόστεγος.

verb transitive

P. and V. ἐρέφειν (Dem. 426, also Ar.), Ar. κατερέφειν, or use cover.

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Dutch > Greek

roof = κλοπή

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