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αὐτομαχέω

τύμβος, ὦ νυμφεῖον, ὦ κατασκαφής οἴκησις αἰείφρουρος, οἷ πορεύομαι πρὸς τοὺς ἐμαυτῆς -> Tomb, bridal chamber, eternal prison in the caverned rock, whither I go to find mine own.
Sophocles, Antigone, 883
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Transliteration A: automachéō Transliteration B: automacheō Transliteration C: aftomacheo Beta Code: au)tomaxe/w

English (LSJ)

(μάχομαι) A fight for oneself, plead one's own cause, in a law-court, Lys.Fr.102S., Hsch., Suid.

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German (Pape)

[Seite 399] nach Harpocr., selbst seinen Proceß führen, der auch wie B. A. p. 467 einen specielleren Fall anführt.

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

αὐτομαχέω: (μάχομαι) μάχομαι ὑπὲρ ἐμαυτοῦ, ὑπερασπίζω τὴν ὑπόθεσίν μου ἐν τῷ δικαστηρίῳ, Λυσ. παρ’ Ἁρποκρ., πρβλ. καὶ Σουΐδ. ἐν λέξει, ὁ δὲ Ἡσύχ. ἑρμηνεύει: «αὐτομαχεῖν· αὐτοδικεῖν».

Spanish (DGE)

jur. defenderse uno mismo Lys.Fr.101Th., Hsch., Sud.