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sovereignty

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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substantive

ἀρχή, ἡ, κράτος, τό, μοναρχία, ἡ (rare P.), δυναστεία, ἡ, V. θρόνοι, οἱ, σκῆπτρα, τά.

despotism: P. and V. τυραννίς, ἡ.

of one state over another: P. ἡγεμονία ἡ.