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youth

Ἔρως ἀνίκατε μάχαν -> O love, invincible in battle!
Sophocles, Antigone, 781

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P. and V. νεότης, ἡ (Eur., Frag.). V. τὸ νεάζον (Soph., Trach. 144).

Prime of life: P. and V. ἀκμή, ἡ, ἥβη, ἡ, ὥρα, ἡ. P. ὥρα ἡλικίας, Ar. and P. ἡλικία, ἡ; see manhood.

Be in the prime of youth, v.: P. and V. ἡβᾶν, ἀκμάζειν.

From one's youth up: P. ἐκ παιδός, ἐκ νέου.

Renew one's youth, grow young again: P. and V. ἀνηβᾶν.

The strength of youth renewed: V. ἀνηβητηρία ῥώμη (Eur., And. 552).

Spend one's youth in: v.: V. ἐγκαθηβᾶν (absol.).

Concretely, body of youths: P. ἡλικία, ἡ, Ar. and V. ἥβη, ἡ.

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Young man: P. and V. νεανίας, ὁ. Ar. and P. νεανίσκος, ὁ.

Stripling: Ar. and P. μειράκιον, τό, P. μειρακίσκος, ὁ; see lad.

Unmarried youth: P. and V. ᾔθεος, ὁ (Plat.).