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solemn

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

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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adj.

P. and V. σεμνός; see also serious.

Be solemn, v.; P. and V. σεμνύνεσθαι.

Look solemn: V. σεμνὸν βλέπειν.

They bound all the soldiers by the most solemn oaths: P. ὥρκωσαν πάντας τοὺς στρατιώτας τοὺς μεγίστους ὅρκους (Thuc. 8, 75).