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Ἓν οἶδα, ὅτι οὐδὲν οἶδα –> I know only one thing, that I know nothing | all I know is that I know nothing.
Diogenes Laertius, Lives of the Philosophers, Book 2 sec. 32.

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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Thong: P. and V. ἱμάς, ὁ.

Small cord: Ar. and P. καλώδιον, τό, Ar. σπαρτίον, τό.

String of things: Ar. and P. ὁρμαθός, ὁ.

String of dry figs: Ar. ἰσχάδων ὁρμαθός.

String of a musical instrument: P. χορδή, ἡ.

Bowstring: P. and V. νευρά, ἡ (Xen.), V. θῶμιγξ, ὁ.

Don't let them have two strings to their bow: P. μὴ ἐπὶ δυοῖν ἀγκύροιν ὁρμεῖν ἐᾶτε (Dem. 1295).

Moved by strings (of puppets), adj.: P. νευρόσπαστος (Xen.).

Series: P. and V. διαδοχή, ἡ.

Row: P. and V. στοῖχος, ὁ.

v. trans.

String together: Ar. and P. συνείρειν; see also strung.