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Τὸ νικᾶν αὐτὸν αὑτὸν πασῶν νικῶν πρώτη τε καὶ ἀρίστη -> The first and best victory is to conquer self.
Plato, Laws 626e

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P. and V. ῥοή, ἡ, ῥεῦμα, τό, ῥεῖθρον, τό (Thuc.), ῥοῦς, ὁ (ῥόος in V.), V. ῥέος, τό, χεῦμα, τό, ἐπιρροή, ἡ, λιβάδες, αἱ; see flow.

Stream of lava: P. ῥύαξ, ὁ; see a lava.

River: P. and V. ποταμός, ὁ.

Spring: P. and V. πηγή, ἡ, κρήνη, ἡ, Ar. and V. νᾶμα, τό (also Plat. but rare P.), V. νασμός, ὁ; see spring.

Of a stream, adj.: P. and V. πηγαῖος (Plat.), V. κρηναῖος.

Current: P. ῥεῦμα, τό (Thuc. 2, 102), ῥοή, ἡ (Plat., Crat. 402A).

Down stream, with the stream: P. κατὰ ῥοῦν, Ar. κατὰ κῦμα... οὔριον (Eq. 433).

Flow with a strong stream: P. and V. πολὺς ῥεῖν, P. μέγας ῥεῖν.

Met., stream of people: V. ῥεῦμα, τό; see crowd.

In streams: use adj.: P. and V. ἁθρόος, πολύς, πυκνός.

Stream of blood: V. ῥοή, ἡ, ἀπορροή, ἡ, κρουνός, ὁ.

Stream of tears: V. πηγή, ἡ, πλημμυρίς, ἡ, νᾶμα, τό, ἐπιρροή, ἡ (Eur., Frag.), νοτίς, ἡ.

In streams: P. and V. ἀστακτί.

My tears fell in streams: P. ἀστακτὶ ἐχώρει τὰ δάκρυα (Plat., Phaedo, 117C).

Stream of words: see under torrent.

The stream of time: V. οὑπιρρέων χρόνος. (Aesch. Eum. 853).

v. intrans.

Flow: P. and V. ῥεῖν; see flow.

Be carried along: P. and V. φέρεσθαι.

Drip: P. and V. λείβεσθαι (Plat. but rare P.), καταστάζειν (Xen.), στάζειν (Plat. but rare P.), V. ἀποστάζειν, σταλάσσειν, διαρραίνεσθαι.

Stream from (a thing): P. and V. ἀπορρεῖν.

Stream in: P. and V. ἐπιρρεῖν.

Stream with: P. and V. ῥεῖν (dat.), V. στάζειν (dat.), καταστάζειν (dat.)καταρρεῖν (dat.), μυδᾶν (dat.).

Float in air: P. and V. φέρεσθαι, V. ᾄσσεσθαι, ἀΐσσειν, ᾄσσειν; see also trail.

Met., of people coming together: P. and V. συνέρχεσθαι, P. συρρεῖν (Xen.).

Stream down: Ar. and P. καταρρεῖν.