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third

Ὦ ξεῖν’, ἀγγέλλειν Λακεδαιμονίοις ὅτι τῇδε κείμεθα τοῖς κείνων ῥήμασι πειθόμενοι. -> Go tell the Spartans, stranger passing by, that here, obedient to their laws, we lie.
Simonides of Kea

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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adj.

P. and V. τρίτος, also with words expressing day, V. τριταῖος.

To arrive on the third day: P. τριταῖος ἀφικνεῖσθαι (Thuc. 3, 3).

For the third time: P. and V. τρίτον, P. τὸ τρίτον.

In the third place: P. and V. τρίτον.

The third prize: P. τριτεῖα, τά.

The third generation: V. τριτόσπορος γονή, ἡ (Aesch., Pers. 818).

Third-rate actor: P. τριταγωνιστής, ὁ.

Play third-rate parts, v.: P. τριταγωνιστεῖν.

subs.

P. τριτημόριον, τό.

Two-thirds: P. τὰ δύο μέρη.