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Ἦθος ἀνθρώπῳ δαίμων -> A man's character is his fate
Heraclitus, fr. B 119 Diels

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Something to sit on: Ar. and V. ἕδρα, ἡ (rare P.), θᾶκος, ὁ (Plat. also but rare P.). V. θάκημα, τὸ.

Chair: Ar. and P. δίφρος, ὁ.

Seat of state: P. and V. θρόνος, ὁ.

Seats in the theatre reserved for Senators: Ar. βουλευτικόν, τό.

Allot seats in a theatre: P. θέαν κατανέμειν (Dem. 234).

Front seat: Ar. and P. προεδρία, ἡ .

Bench: P. and V. βάθρον, τό.

Seat for rowers: V. ζυγά, τά, σέλματα, τά, ἑδώλια, τά.

Place, position: P. and V. ἕδρα, ἡ.

About the seat of the liver: P. περὶ τὴν τοῦ ἥπατος ἕδραν (Plat., Tim. 67B).

Abode: Ar. and V. ἕδρα, ἡ, V. ἀναστροφή, ἡ, ἤθη, τά. ἑδώλια, τά; see dwelling, house.

Seat of worship: V. ἕδη, τά (also Plat. but rare P.); see also temple.

Seat of the oracle: P. and V. μαντεῖον, τό, or pl., V. χρηστήριον, τό, or pl.

v. trans.

P. and V. καθίζειν, V. ἵζειν, ἱδρύειν, ἐξιδρύειν.

Seat on the throne: P. εἰς τὸν θρόνον ἐγκαθίζειν (τινά) (Plat., Rep. 553C).

Seat beside one: P. συμπαρακαθίζεσθαι (τινά).

Seat at meals: Ar. and P. κατακλίνειν (acc.).

Hold, have room for: P. and V. χωρεῖν (acc.).

Be seated: see sit.