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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.

Articulate sound: P. and V. φωνή, ἡ, φθέγμα, τό, V. φώνημα, τό; see voice.

Word: P. and V. λόγος, ὁ, ῥῆμα, τό, ῥῆσις, ἡ; see word.

Language: P. and V. γλῶσσα, ἡ, φωνή, ἡ, V. φάτις, ἡ.

Way of speaking: Ar. and P. διάλεκτος, ἡ.

Speech in a play: Ar. and P. ῥῆσις, ἡ.

Public speech: P. and V. λόγος, ὁ, ῥῆσις, ἡ, P. δημηγορία, ἡ.

Have speech with: Ar. and P. διαλέγεσθαι (dat. or πρός, acc.).

Make a speech: P. and V. λέγειν, Ar. and P. δημηγορεῖν, P. λόγον ποιεῖσθαι.

Composer of speeches: P. λογογράφος, ὁ, λογοποιός, ὁ.

Composition of speeches: P. λογογραφία, ἡ.

Freedom of speech: P. and V. παρρησία, ἡ.