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slave

τύμβος, ὦ νυμφεῖον, ὦ κατασκαφής οἴκησις αἰείφρουρος, οἷ πορεύομαι πρὸς τοὺς ἐμαυτῆς -> Tomb, bridal chamber, eternal prison in the caverned rock, whither I go to find mine own.
Sophocles, Antigone, 883

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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subs.

P. and V. δοῦλος, ὁ, V. δούλευμα, τό.

familiarly: P. and V. παῖς, ὁ or ἡ (Soph., Trach. 54), Ar. and P. παιδίσκη, ἡ.

young slave: Ar. and P. παιδάριον, τό.

public slave: Ar. and P. δημόσιος, ὁ.

slave taken in war: Ar. and P. ἀνδράποδον, τό, Ar. and V. δμώς, ὁ.

female slave: P. and V. δούλη, ἡ.

taken in war: V. δμώη, ἡ (also Xen. but rare P.), δμωίς, ἡ.

servant: P. and V. ὑπηρέτης, ὁ; see servant.

be a slave to: P. and V. δουλεύειν (dat.), λατρεύειν (dat.).

a slave to: Met., P. and V. δοῦλος (gen.), ἥσσων (gen.), ἡσσημένος (gen.).

like a slave, adj.: V. ἀντίδουλος.

unprotected by slaves: V. ἄδουλος.