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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

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substantive

P. and V. ἄστυ, τό.

city: P. and V. πόλις, ἡ, V. πτόλις, ἡ.

of the town, as opposed to country, adj.: P. and V. ἀστικός.