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talent

Γελᾷ δ' ὁ μωρός, κἄν τι μὴ γέλοιον ᾖ -> The fool laughs even when there's nothing to laugh at
Menander

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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subs.

Sum of money: Ar. and P. τάλαντον, τό.

Worth one talent, adj.: P. ταλαντιαῖος.

Worth two talents: P. διτάλαντος.

Capacity: P. and V. δύναμις.

Cleverness: P. δεινότης, ἡ.

Mental powers: P. φρόνησις, ἡ.

Have a talent for: P. εὐφυής εἶναι (εἰς, acc. or πρός, acc.).