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Ἓν οἶδα, ὅτι οὐδὲν οἶδα –> I know only one thing, that I know nothing | all I know is that I know nothing.
Diogenes Laertius, Lives of the Philosophers, Book 2 sec. 32.

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P. and V. θαῦμα, τό, ἔκπληξις, ἡ, θάμβος, τό (Thuc. and Plat. but rare P.).

that which causes wonder: P. and V. θαῦμα, τό.

portent: P. and V. τέρας, τό.

v. intrans.

P. and V. θαυμάζειν, ἀποθαυμάζειν, V. θαμβεῖν; see marvel.

wonder at: P. and V. θαυμάζειν (acc.), ἀποθαυμάζειν (acc.), V. θαμβεῖν (acc.); see marvel at.