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seed

Φοβοῦ τὸ γῆρας, οὐ γὰρ ἔρχεται μόνον -> Fear old age, for it never comes alone
Menander

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substantive

P. and V. σπέρμα, τό.

Met., offspring: V. σπέρμα, τό, σπορά, ἡ; see offspring.

generative seed: P. and V. σπέρμα, τό (Plato), V. σπορά, ἡ.

origin: P. and V. ἀρχή, ἡ, πηγή, ἡ, ῥίζα, ἡ.

germ: P. and V. σπέρμα, τό.

family race: P. and V. γένος, τό, V. γονή, ἡ, σπορά, ἡ, see race.