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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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P. and V. σοφός.

Very wise: V. and V. πάνσοφος (Plat.), Ar. and P. ὑπέρσοφος (Plat.).

Sensible: P. and V. σώφρων, ἔμφρων, εὔβουλος, συνετός, V. ἀρτίφρων (also Plat. but rare P.), φρενήρης, ὀρθόβουλος, Ar. and P. φρόνιμος.

Of things: P. and V. σοφός, σώφρων, ἔμφρων, Ar. and P. φρόνιμος.

Be wise, v.: P. and V. φρονεῖν, εὖ φρονεῖν, σωφρονεῖν, V. ὀρθῶς φρονεῖν.


Way: P. and V. τρόπος, ὁ; see way.

In what wise: see how.