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surety

Δύο γὰρ, ἐπιστήμη τε καὶ δόξα, ὧν τὸ μὲν ἐπίστασθαι ποιέει, τὸ δὲ ἀγνοεῖν.
Hippocrates

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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subs.

Bail: P. and V. ἐγγύη, ἡ.

A person acting as surety: Ar. and P. ἐγγυητής, ὁ.

Pledge: P. and V. πίστις, ἡ, πιστόν, τό, or pl., V. πιστώματα, τά.

Give surety offer bail, v.: Ar. and P. ἐγγυᾶσθαι, P. κατεγγυᾶσθαι.