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self-importance

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Μή, φίλα ψυχά, βίον ἀθάνατον σπεῦδε, τὰν δ' ἔμπρακτον ἄντλει μαχανάν → Oh! my soul do not aspire to eternal life, but exhaust the limits of the possible
Pindar, Pythian, 3.61f.

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substantive

P. and V. τὸ σεμνόν.

Translations

hinese Mandarin: 自視過高, 自视过高, 妄自尊大; Finnish: itsetärkeys; German: Selbstgefälligkeit, Aufgeblasenheit; Hungarian: beképzeltség; Irish: mórchúis, postúlacht; Maori: whakaī, whakakake; Norwegian Bokmål: selvhøytidelighet; Portuguese: soberba; Russian: важность, напыщенность, надменность, самомнение