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Σκιᾶς ὄναρ ἄνθρωπος -> Man is a dream of a shadow
Pindar, Pythian 8.95f.

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v. trans.

P. and V. ὁρᾶν (or mid. in V.), ἐφορᾶν, καθορᾶν (or mid. in V.), προσορᾶν (Plat.), V. εἰσορᾶν (or mid.) (rare P.).

Behold: P. and V. σκοπεῖν, θεᾶσθαι, θεωρεῖν, ἀθρεῖν, V. προσλεύσσειν, προσδέρκεσθαι, εἰσδέρκεσθαι, Ar. and V. λεύσσειν, δέρκεσθαι, ἐποπτεύειν; see look.

Perceive: P. and V. γιγνώσκειν, μανθάνειν, αἰσθάνεσθαι (acc. or gen.), ἐπαισθάνεσθαι (acc. or gen.), P. καταμανθάνειν, V. καταισθάνεσθαι.

Reflect: P. and V. σκοπεῖν, ἐπισκοπεῖν, φροντίζειν, νοεῖν (or mid.), ἐννοεῖν (or mid.).

Absol., have sight: Ar. and V. βλέπειν, P. and V. ὁρᾶν.

See about, attend to: P. and V. θεραπεύειν (acc.), Ar. and P. ἐπιμέλεσθαι (gen.), P. and V. φροντίζειν (gen.), κήδεσθαι (gen.), V. μέλεσθαι (gen.).

See after: see see about.

See at a glance: P. συνορᾶν.

See from a distance: V. ἐξορᾶν, also an aor., ἐξαπιδεῖν (Soph., O.C. 1648).

See in (a person or thing): Ar. and P. ἐνορᾶν (τί τινι or ἔν τινι).

See off: P. and V. προπέμπειν.

See through: P. διορᾶν. Met., understand.

See to: see attend to.

See to it that: P. and V. φροντίζειν ὅπως (aor. subj. or fut. indic.), P. ἐπιμέλεσθαι ὅπως (aor. subj. or fut. indic.), πράσσειν ὅπως (aor. subj. or fut. indic.); see mind.

See to it that we die nobly: V. ἀλλʼ ὅπως θανούμεθα κάλλιστα (Eur., I.T. 321).


Ar. and V. ἰδού; see behold.