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Τὸ νικᾶν αὐτὸν αὑτὸν πασῶν νικῶν πρώτη τε καὶ ἀρίστη -> The first and best victory is to conquer self.
Plato, Laws 626e

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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v. trans.

P. and V. φαίνειν, δεικνύναι, δηλοῦν, σημαίνειν (Plat.), ἐπιδεικνύναι, ἀποδεικνύναι, ἐκφαίνειν (Plat.), V. ἐκδεικνύναι, ἐκσημαίνειν, Ar. and V. προφαίνειν, Ar. and P. ἀποφαίνειν.

make clear: P. and V. σαφηνίζειν (Xen.), διασαφεῖν (Plat.); see explain.

prove: P. and V. δεικνύναι, ἀποδεικνύναι, ἐνδείκνυσθαι, ἐπιδεικνύναι, Ar. and P. ἀποφαίνειν.

bring home: P. and V. ἐλέγχειν, ἐξελέγχειν.

be shown, proved: P. and V. ἐξετάζεσθαι, φαίνεσθαι, ἐκφαίνεσθαι (rare P.), Ar. and P. ἀναφαίνεσθαι.

display, exhibit, give proof of: P. and V. ἐνδείκνυσθαι (acc.), παρέχειν (or mid.) (acc.), προτίθεσθαι (acc.), Ar. and P. ἐπιδείκνυσθαι (acc.), V. τίθεσθαι (acc.), Ar. and V. ἐνδιδόναι (Eur., Hel. 508, And. 225).

employ: use P. and V. προσφέρειν, χρῆσθαι (dat.).

inform: P. and V. διδάσκειν.

show beforehand: P. and V. προδεικνύναι, V. προσημαίνειν, προφαίνειν, P. προδηλοῦν.

show forth: V. πιφαύσκειν (Aesch.); see declare.

show off: Ar. and P. ἐπιδεικνύναι (or mid.) (acc. or absol.).

show oneself (brave, etc.): P. and V. παρέχειν ἑαυτόν.

show (a person) the way: P. and V. ἡγεῖσθαί (τινι, or absol.), ὑφηγεῖσθαί (τινι or absol.), V. ὁδηγεῖν (acc. or absol.), ὁδοῦ κατάρχειν (absol.), ἐξυφηγεῖσθαι (absol.); see lead.

show up: P. ἐνδεικνύναι (acc.) (Dem. 126); see denounce.


P. ἀπόδειξις, ἡ, Ar. and P. ἐπίδειξις, ἡ; see manifestation.

showing off: Ar. and P. ἐπίδειξις, ἡ.

pomp, magnificence: P. and V. σχῆμα, τό, πρόσχημα, τό.

pageant: P. and V. πομπή, ἡ, Ar. and P. θεωρία, ἡ, P. θεώρημα, τό.

spectacle: P. and V. θέα, ἡ, θέαμα, τό; see spectacle.

make a show: P. and V. λαμπρύνεσθαι.

make a show of (doing): see pretend.

pretence: P. and V. προσχῆμα, τό, σχῆμα, τό.

show of hands: P. χειροτονία, ἡ, διαχειροτονία, ἡ.