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ἀμορφία

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Plutarch, Apophthegmata Laconica 225C12
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Transliteration A: amorphía Transliteration B: amorphia Transliteration C: amorfia Beta Code: a)morfi/a

English (LSJ)

ἡ, A formlessness, Thphr.Metaph.33; ὕλης Herm. ap. Stob. 1.11.2, cf. Plot.6.7.20. II unshapeliness, unsightliness, E.Or. 391, Arist.Ph.190b15.

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German (Pape)

[Seite 128] ἡ, Mißgestalt, Eur. Or. 391; Häßlichkeit, Luc. Amor. 23; χώρας ἀμ. Ver. hist. II, 30; Plut. u. Sp.

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

ἀμορφία: ἡ, ἡ ἔλλειψις μορφῆς ἢ σχήματος, τὸ ἄμορφον· ὕλης Ἑρμῆς παρὰ Στοβ. Ἐκλογ. 1. 318. ΙΙ. δυσμορφία, ἀσχημία, Εὐρ. Ὀρ. 391, Ἀριστ. Φυσ. 1. 7, 8.

French (Bailly abrégé)

ας (ἡ) :
1 aspect triste;
2 laideur, aspect repoussant.
Étymologie: ἄμορφος.

Spanish (DGE)

-ας, ἡ
1 deformidad, fealdad ref. a pers., E.Or.391, Arist.Ph.190b15, Luc.Am.23, Plu.2.1058a, Heraclit.All.57, S.E.M.2.105, PSI 293.24 (III a.C.)
de un paisaje, Luc.VH 2.30, Vett.Val.344.7
imperfección del estilo, D.H.Comp.79.11, 87.19.
2 carencia de forma ref. a la díada, Plu.2.428f, Thphr.Metaph.33, ὑλικῆς ἐνδείας καὶ ἀμορφίας Iambl.Myst.4.9, como contrario de εἶδος Plot.6.7.20, cf. Dion.Ar.DN M.3.588B.

Greek Monolingual

η (Α ἀμορφία) ἄμορφος
έλλειψη μορφής, σχήματος
αρχ.
δυσμορφία, ασχήμια.

Greek Monotonic

ἀμορφία: ἡ, έλλειψη μορφής ή σχήματος, δυσμορφία, ασχήμια, σε Ευρ.

Russian (Dvoretsky)

ἀμορφία:
1) бесформенность, аморфность (ἀσχημοσυνη καὶ ἀ. Arst.);
2) безобразие, уродливость Eur., Arst., Plut., Luc.

Middle Liddell

[from ἄμορφος
unshapeliness, unsightliness, Eur.

English (Woodhouse)

ἀμορφία = ugliness

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