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Μὴ φῦναι τὸν ἅπαντα νικᾷ λόγον -> Not to be born is, past all prizing, best.
Sophocles, Oedipus Coloneus l. 1225

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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Concisely: P. and V. συντόμως, συλλήβδην.

In few words: P. διὰ βράχεων, P. and V. ἐν βραχεῖ, V. βραχεῖ μύθῳ.

To sum up: P. συνελόντι.

Soon: P. and V. τάχα, ἐν τάχει; see soon.

Shortly afterwards: P. οὐ πολλῷ ὕστερον, Ar. and P. ὀλίγον ὕστερον.

Shortly before: P. ὀλίγῳ ἔμπροσθεν.