Ask at the forum if you have an Ancient or Modern Greek query!

room

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)

woodhouse 721.jpg

subs.

P. and V. οἴκημα, τά, οἶκος, ὁ, Ar. and V. δόμος, ὁ, δῶμα, τό, μέλαθρον, τό or pl., V. στέγη, ἡ, στέγος, τό, Ar. and P. δωμάτιον, τό, οἰκίδιον; see chamber. Interval: P. διάλειμμα, τό, διάστημα, τό. Vacant space: P. and V. χώρα, ἡ. Plenty of room: P. εὐρυχωρία, ἡ. Want of room: P. στενοχωρία, ἡ. Have room for: P. and V. χωρεῖν (acc.) (Eur., Hipp. 941). Make room (for): Ar. and P. παραχωρεῖν (dat.), ὑποχωρεῖν (dat.), V. ἐκχωρεῖν (dat.). In the room of: P. and V. ἀντί (gen.). Opportunity, scope: P. and V. καιρός, ὁ. There is room for: use P. and V. δεῖ (gen.).