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swine

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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P. and V. ὗς, ὁ or ἡ, V. σῦς, ὁ or ἡ (Eur., Supp. 316).

Hog: P. and V. χοῖρος, ὁ (Aesch., Frag.).

Of swine, adj.: Ar. and P. ὕειος, χοίρειος (Xen.).

The blood of slaughtered swine: V. αἷμα χοιρόκτονον (Aesch., Frag.).