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towards

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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preposition

P. and V. πρός (acc.), ἐπί (gen.).

with personal objects: P. and V. πρός (acc.); see to.

Met., of feelings towards: P. and V. πρός (acc.), εἰς (acc.).

of time, about: P. and V. περί (acc.), V. ἀμφί (acc.) (rare P.).

towards dawn: P. ἐπὶ τὴν ἕω (Thuc. 2, 84).

straight towards: Ar. and P. εὐθύ (gen.). V. εὐθύς (gen.).

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