Reading Greek-Section 17

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66 terms · "Vocabulary to be Learnt" from JACT "Reading Greek" section 17

ἄγαλμα (ἄγαλματ-), το

statue, image

ἁθροίζω

to gather together, to muster

αἰδώς, ἡ (αἰδῶ, αἰδοῦς, αἰδοῖ)

respect for others, shame

ἀκόσμητος

unarranged, unorganised, unprovided for

ἀκρόπολις

citadel

ἀλληλοφθορία

mutual slaughter

ἄλογος

without speech

ἀμήχανος -ον

helpless, despairing, impossible, impracticable

ἀμύνω

ward off, defend

ἀναλίσκω

spend

ἀνέχομαι (+gen)

put up with

ἄοπλος

without shields

ἀσθενής

sickly, weak

ἅτε

just as, so as

γένεσις

generation, origin

γενή

race

δένδρον

a tree

δέρμα

skin, hide, leather

δεσμός, ὁ

bond

δημιουργικός

of a workman, technical

δημιουργός, ὁ

a skilled workman, handicraftsman

διαφυγή

a refuge, means of escape

δικαιοσύνη

righteousness, justice

δύναμις

power, strength

δυνατός -ή -όν

able to

δωρέω

present with

εἰμαρένος -η -ον

allotted, appointed

ἐκπορίζω

to invent, contrive

έπισκοπἐομαι (έπισκἐψ-)

to review

ἐπιχειρέω (+inf.)

undertake, set to work

ἔσθής (ἔσθητ-), ἡ

clothing, clothes

εὐπορία

abundance, means

ζῷον

a living being, animal

θεῖος -α -ον

of the gods, godlike, sacred

θηρίον, το

wild animal, beast

ἰατρικός -ή -όν

medical, of healing

κλοπή, ἡ

theft

κτείνω (κτείν-)

kill, slay

μηχανάομαι

to prepare, make ready

νέμω (νειμ-)

dispense, divide, assign

νόμη, ἡ

distribution

οἴκημα, το

dwelling place

ὅπως=ἴνα (+subj/opt)

how, in order that, as

παραιτέομαι

to beg from

περί (+ dat)

about

πολεμικός

military, of war, martial

πολιτικός -η -ον

political

πορίζω

to carry: to bring about, to furnish, provide, supply, procure, cause

πρός (adv.)

in addition

προσάπτω

attach to, accord

προσήκει (+dat)

it is fitting for

προστἀττω (προστἀξ-)

order

στρωμνή

a bed spread

συμβουλή, ἡ

counsel, consultation, deliberation, debate

σύν (+dat)

along with, together

συγγένεια, ἡ

kinship

σωφροσύνη, ἡ

soundness of mind, moderation, discretion

τάχος

speed

τροφή

nourishment, food, victuals

φιλία, ἠ

friendly love, affection, friendship

φοβερός -ά -όν

fearful, terrible, frightening

φυγή

flight

φυλακή, ἡ

watch, guard

φῶς (φωτ-), το

light

χειμών

storm, tempest, rain, rainy weather

ὧδε

so, thus, as follows

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