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Μὴ φῦναι τὸν ἅπαντα νικᾷ λόγον -> Not to be born is, past all prizing, best.
Sophocles, Oedipus Coloneus l. 1225

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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subs.

P. and V. ἐπῳδή, ἡ, V. κήλημα, τό, θέλκτρον, τό. θέλγητρον, τό, θελκτήριον, τό, κηλητήριον, τό.

Magic: P. μαγγανεύματα, τὰ, V. μαγεύματα, τά.

Use spells, v.: Ar. μαγγανεύειν, V. μαγεύειν.

Potion: P. and V. φάρμακον, τό, P. and V. φίλτρον, τό; see potion.

Use of potions: P. φαρμακεία, ἡ.

Remove by spells, v.: P. and V. ἐξεπᾴδειν.

Mutter spells: P. and V. ἐπᾴδειν (Eur., I. A. 1212).