Ask at the forum if you have an Ancient or Modern Greek query!

vine

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)

woodhouse 953.jpg

subs.

P. and V. ἄμπελος, ἡ, Ar. οἰνάνθη, ἡ.

Vine clusters: P. and V. βότρυς, ὁ.

Young vine: Ar. ἀμπελίς, ἡ.

A friend to the vine, adj.: Ar. φιλάμπελος.

Rich in vines: V. εὔβοτρυς, εὐάμπελος (Eur., Frag.).

I have wreathed it round with the clustering green of the vine: V. ἀμπέλου δέ νιν πέριξ ἐγὼ ʼκάλυψα βοτρυώδει χλόῃ (Eur., Bacch. 11).