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

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P. and V. ἀστήρ, ὁ, ἄστρον, τό.

Constellation: V. σῆμα, τό, σημεῖον, τό.

Dog star: V. κυών, ὁ (Soph., Frag.), Σείριος κυών, ὁ (Soph., Frag.).

For reference to stars: see Eur., Ion, 1147-1158).

Falling star: V. διοπετὴς ἀστήρ, ὁ (Eur., Frag.).

Reaching the stars, adj.: V. ἀστρογείτων.

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