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soothing

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

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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adv.

P. and V. ἤπιος, V. κηλητήριος, θελκτήριος.

Soothing pain: V. παυσίλυπος, νώδυνος.

The soothing power of my tongue: V. γλώσσης ἐμῆς μείλιγμα (Aesch., Eum. 886).

Sweet soothing power of sleep: V. ὦ φίλον ὕπνου θέλγητρον (Eur., Or. 211).