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Οὔτοι συνέχθειν, ἀλλὰ συμφιλεῖν ἔφυν -> I was not born to hate, but to love.
Sophocles, Antigone 523

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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v. trans. or absol.

P. and V. ᾄδειν, ὑμνεῖν, Ar. and P. μελῳδεῖν (Plat.), V. ἀείδειν, ὑμνῳδεῖν, κατᾴδειν, Ar. and V. μέλπειν; see chant.

Of birds: P. and V. ᾄδειν, V. κλαγγάνειν (Soph., Frag.), εὐστομεῖν, Ar. μελῳδεῖν; see warble.

Sing in turn: V. ἀντικλάζειν (acc.).

Celebrate in song: P. and V. ᾄδειν, ὑμνεῖν, V. ἀείδειν.