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παραλαμβάνω

take up, take over

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προαποθνήσκω

die before

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τὸ πένθος, εος

grief, sorrow

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πρίν

before, until

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ὁ πόρος

strait, ford, ferry, way

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ἐπιτεχνάομαι

contrive, invent

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ἐπιτυγχάνω

to find, come upon

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ὁ ποίμην

herdsman

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ἐντέλλω

enjoin, command

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ἡ στέγη

roofed place

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ἐρῆμος, ον

desolate, alone

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ἐπαγινέω (ἐπάγω)

bring to

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διαπράσσω

pass over

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πίμπλημι

satisfy, fill

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ἀπαλλάσσω

escape, release

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τὸ κνύζημα, ατος

whine, whimper

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ῥήγνθμι φωνὴν

let loose the voice, break into speak

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διετής, ές

of, lasting 2 years

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τὸ βέκος, ους

bread

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ὀρέγω

reach, stretch out

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ἔπος

word, utterance

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ἐπιμελέομαι

give heed, attent

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ὁ ἄρτος

cake, bread

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σταθμάω

measure, estimate

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μάταιος

vain, empty, idle

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τρέπω

[m/p] to turn one's step, to be turned, look

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συμβαίνω

meet, come to an agreement, come to terms

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ἡ ἀφηγημα

tale, narrative

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πρόθυμος, ον

ready, willing

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ἐξηγέομαι

to be leader of, dictate

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ἐξαναγκάζω

force, compel utterly

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ὁ ἐνιαυτός

lapse of a year

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δατέομαι

divide, having divided into

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ὥρα

part of a year, season

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ἐμβόλιμος

intercalated, intercalart

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μεσεμβολέω

intercalate, come in middle

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 βώμιος

of an altar

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τὸ ἄγαλμα, ατος

glory, delight, honour

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ἀπονέμω

[med] assign, take to oneself, portion out

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ἐγγλύφω

carve

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πλέω

be at sea, sail

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ὁ νομός

district, place

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τὸ ἕλος, εος

marsh, meadow

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ἔνερθε

from beneath, below

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ἡ σύνεσις

sagacity, faculty for quick comprehension

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ἐφικτός

easy to reach

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κατυπερθε

from above

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πηλός

clay, earth

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μῆκος

length, height

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ἐξηκοντα

60

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διαιρέω

take a part, divide

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κόλπος

bossom, pay

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τὸ ὄρος, εος

mountain, hill

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τείνω

stretch out

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γεωπείνης

poor in land

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μεμετρημενως

according to special measure

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ἄφθονος, ον

without envy; enough

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