De Caelo II Flashcards Preview

Aristotle Works > De Caelo II > Flashcards

Flashcards in De Caelo II Deck (40):
0

πλᾰτύς, εῖα, ύ

wide

1

προσθεωρ-έω

observe besides, consider besides

2

στάθμ-η, ἡ

carpenter's line or rule

3

συνορίζω

bring together, opp. διακρίνω

4

Κύπρος, ἡ

Cyprus

5

μάθ-ημα, ατος, τό

(μαθεῖν) that which is learnt, lesson; learning, knowledge, esp. the mathematical sciences

6

μαθ-ημᾰτικός, ή, όν

= μαθητικός, fond of learning; scientific, esp. mathematics

7

μακράν

far

8

μανός, ή, όν

of consistency, loose or open in texture, rare, opp. πυκνός

9

πάλη, ἡ

wrestling; generally, fight, battle

10

πάμ-μεγᾰς, άλη, α

very great, immense

11

παράλλ-αξις, εως, ἡ

alternation; change, deviation, mutation; change of position

12

ἱδρ-ύω

fut. -ύσω(καθ-); make to sit down, seat, settle; Med., establish, to be situated, lie

13

κουφ-ίζω

κουφ-ίζω, Att. fut. -ιῶ; to be light, trans., lighten, make light; Pass. lift up, raise

14

βῶλος, ἡ, less freq. ὁ

lump, clod of earth

15

αὐτό-μᾰτος, η, ον, Hom. and Att.; ος, ον

of persons, acting of one's own will, of oneself; of inanimate things, self-acting, spontaneous

16

γεηρός, όν, (γέα)

of earth, earthy, opp. τὸ οὐράνιον

17

ἄπονος, ον

without toil or trouble

18

γρυπ-ός, ή, όν

hook-nosed, aquiline, opp. σιμός,

19

γρυπ-ότης, ητος, ἡ

hookedness, of the nose, opp. σιμότης

20

διάγραμμα, ατος, τό

figure marked out by lines, plan, Pl.R.529e: esp. geometrical figure,

21

διαιτ-ητής, οῦ, ὁ

arbitrator, umpire

22

ἐξω-τάτω

Adv., Sup. of ἔξω, outermost, later, Adj. ἐξώτατος

23

πλοῖον, τό

(πλέω) prop. floating vessel: hence, generally, ship

24

πορ-ευτικός, ή,όν

going on foot, walking

25

πύρινος,η, ον

(πῦρ) of fire, fiery

26

σύμμετρ-ος, ον

(μέτρον) commensurate with, of like measure or size with

27

ἡμι-σφαίριον, τό

hemisphere

28

ἡμι-κύκλιος, ον

(κύκλος) semicircular

29

καινός, ή, όν

new, fresh; Adv. -νῶς newly, afresh

30

κατοικ-έω

settle in, colonize

31

βλαστάνω

bud, sprout, grow, prop. of plants

32

βοήθ-εια, ἡ

help, aid

33

ἀπόκρυψις, εως, ἡ

disappearance

34

ἀνισ-άζω

equalize

35

ἀνίσχω

(ἀνέχω, impf. ἀνεῖχον) ἀνίσχω, impf. ἀνῖσχον: fut. ἀνέξω; trans., hold up, lift up, χεῖρας ἀνέσχον held up their hands in fight; intr., rise up, emerge, esp. in form ἀνίσχω, of the sun

36

δικαί-ωμα, ατος, τό

act of right, opp. ἀδίκημα, judgement, penalty

37

ἀναυξ-ής, ές

not increasing

38

ἀντίχθων (sc. γῆ), ονος, ἡ

opposite or counter-earth, in the Pythag. system,

39

ἐδώδιμος, ον

eatable; ἐδώδιμα eatables, provisions