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unexpectedly

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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adv.

P. ἐξ ἀπροσδοκήτου, ἀδοκήτως, V. ἀέλπτως, P. and V. παρὰ λόγον, παρʼ ἐλπίδα, παρʼ ἐλπίδας.

Suddenly: P. and V. ἄφνω, ἐξαίφνης, P. ἐξαπιναίως, αἰφνιδίως, Ar. and P. ἐξαπίνης.