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sustenance

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

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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substantive

food: P. and V. τροφή, ἡ, σῖτος, ὁ; see food.

livelihood: P. and V. βίος, ὁ, Ar. and V. βίοτος, ὁ.

obtain sustenance, support oneself: P. and V. διαζῆν, P. βιοτεύειν, Ar. and P. ζῆν.

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