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

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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subs.

Sight, view: P. and V. ὄψις, ἡ, θέα, ἡ, θέαμα, τό; see sight.

Place: P. and V. τόπος, ὁ.

Painting: P. and V. γραφή, ἡ, γράμμα, τό, P. ζωγράφημα, τό, V. ἄγαλμα, τό, εἰκών, ἡ.

In a theatre: P. σκηνή, ἡ.

Night fell upon the scene: P. νὺξ ἐπεγένετο τῷ ἔργῳ (Thuc. 4, 25).

He made his way not to the scene of action but to the armed men in the procession: P. οὐκ ἐπὶ τὸ γενόμενον ἀλλʼ ἐπὶ τοὺς πομπέας ὁπλίτας . . . ἐχώρησε (Thuc. 6, 58).