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slaughter

Ἦθος ἀνθρώπῳ δαίμων -> A man's character is his fate
Heraclitus, fr. B 119 Diels

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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substantive

P. and V. σφαγή, ἡ. V. πρόσφαγμα τό.

murder: P. and V. φόνος, ὁ, Ar. and V. φοναί, αἱ.

verb transitive

P. and V. σφάζειν, φονεύειν; see kill, murder.

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