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song

Γελᾷ δ' ὁ μωρός, κἄν τι μὴ γέλοιον ᾖ -> The fool laughs even when there's nothing to laugh at
Menander

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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subs.

P. and V. ᾠδή, ἡ, μελῳδία, ἡ, ὕμνος, ὁ, μέλος, τό, Ar. and P. ᾆσμα, τό (Dem. and Plat.), Ar. and V. ἀοιδή, ἡ, μολπή, ἡ (Eur., Supp. 773). V. ὑμνῳδία, ἡ.

Like a song: use adv., V. μολπηδόν (Aesch., Pers. 389).

Strain: Ar. and P. νόμος, ὁ.

Of birds: P. and V. φθέγμα, τά, φθόγγος, ὁ, φθογγή, ἡ.

Song of victory: P. and V. παιάν, ὁ , see paean.