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Plutarch, Apophthegmata Laconica 225C12

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P. and V. ἕως, P. μέχρι, μέχρι οὗ, ἕωσπερ, V. ἔστε (also Plat., Symp. 211C, but rare P.).

Before: P. and V. πρίν.


P. μέχρι (gen.), ἄχρι (gen.), (rare) and V. εἰς (acc.).

Till then, in the meantime: P. and V. τέως.

Up to that time: P. μέχρι τότε.

Till late: P. ἕως ὀψέ.

Till to-day: V. ἐς τόδʼ ἡμέρας (Eur., Alc. 9).

v. trans.

P. ἐργάζεσθαι, ἐξεργάζεσθαι, P. and V. γεωργεῖν (Eur., Rhes. 176), V. γαπονεῖν (Eur., Rhes. 75).

Plough: P. and V. ἀροῦν.