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φλούδα

Τὸ νικᾶν αὐτὸν αὑτὸν πασῶν νικῶν πρώτη τε καὶ ἀρίστη. Τὸ δὲ ἡττᾶσθαι αὐτὸν ὑφ' ἑαυτοῦ πάντων αἴσχιστόν τε ἅμα καὶ κάκιστον. → Τo conquer yourself is the first and best victory of all, while to be conquered by yourself is of all the most shameful as well as evil
Plato, Laws, 626e

Greek Monolingual

και φλοίδα και φλύδα, η, Ν
1. (για φυτά και για καρπούς) φλοιός
2. σκληρό κέλυφος, τσόφλι.
[ΕΤΥΜΟΛ. < φλούδι κατά τα θηλ.].