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Translation Assistance => Other language pairs => Ancient Greek->English translation forum => Topic started by: spiros on 12 May, 2021, 12:01:55

Title: στάζει γὰρ αὖ μοι φοίνιον τόδ᾽ἐκ βυθοῦ κηκῖον αἷμα → blood oozing from the deep wound, bloody gore drops oozing from the depths of my wound
Post by: spiros on 12 May, 2021, 12:01:55
στάζει γὰρ αὖ μοι φοίνιον τόδ᾽ ἐκ βυθοῦ κηκῖον αἷμα → lit., "for this bloody gore once more drιps oozing for me from the depths"
Sophocles,  Philoctetes, line 782 (http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/hopper/text?doc=Perseus%3Atext%3A1999.01.0193%3Acard%3D782)

βυθός - Ancient Greek (LSJ) (https://lsj.gr/wiki/%CE%B2%CF%85%CE%B8%CF%8C%CF%82)