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Reading Greek-Section 17

"Vocabulary to be Learnt" from JACT "Reading Greek" section 17
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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