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τύμβος, ὦ νυμφεῖον, ὦ κατασκαφής οἴκησις αἰείφρουρος, οἷ πορεύομαι πρὸς τοὺς ἐμαυτῆς -> Tomb, bridal chamber, eternal prison in the caverned rock, whither I go to find mine own.
Sophocles, Antigone, 883

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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v. trans.

Learn: P. and V. μανθάνειν.

Practise: P. and V. ἀσκεῖν, ἐπιτηδεύειν, Ar. and P. μελετᾶν.

Devote oneself to: P. and V. σπουδάζειν περί (acc. or gen.), P. σχολάζειν (dat.). Ar. and P. διατρίβειν (ἐν, dat., περί, acc. or ἐπί, dat.), Ar. and P. ἐπιμέλεσθαι (gen.).

Be careful of, regard: P. and V. θεραπεύειν (acc.); see regard.

Examine: P. and V. σκοπεῖν, ἐξετάζειν; see examine.

With infin. following use try.

Study how to do a thing: P. φιλοσοφεῖν ὅπως (fut. indic.).

Study scientifically: P. φιλοσοφεῖν (acc.).

subs.

Ar. and P. μάθημα, τό.

Act of learning: P. and V. μάθησις, ἡ.

Practice: Ar. and P. μελετή, ἡ, P. ἄσκησις, ἡ, ἐπιτήδευσις, ἡ, ἐπιτήδευμα, τό.

The study of virtue: P. ἀρετῆς ἐπιμέλεια, ἡ.

Occupation: Ar. and P. διατριβή, ἡ, P. and V. σπουδή, ἡ; see occupation.

Examination: P. and V. σκέψις, ἡ, P. ἐξέτασις, ἡ.