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sadness

Οὔτοι συνέχθειν, ἀλλὰ συμφιλεῖν ἔφυν -> I was not born to hate, but to love.
Sophocles, Antigone 523

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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subs.

Dejection: P. and V. ἀθυμία, ἡ, δυσθυμία, ἡ (Plat.).

Grief: P. and V. λύπη, ἡ, ἀνία, ἡ, Ar. and V. ἄλγος, τό. ἄχος, τό, V. δύη, ἡ, πῆμα, τό, πημονή, ἡ, οἰζύς, ἡ, πένθος, τό (in P. outward signs of mourning).

Misfortune: P. and V. δυσπραξία, ἡ; see misfortune.

Misery: P. ταλαιπωρία, ἡ, κακοπάθεια, ἡ, ἀθλιότης, ἡ, κακοπραγία, ἡ.