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First declension Noun; Feminine 자동번역 Transliteration:

Principal Part: ἀπονίᾱ ἀπονίας

Structure: ἀπονι (Stem) + ᾱ (Ending)

Etym.: a)/ponos


  1. laziness, freedom from toil
  2. freedom from pain


First declension

The inflection forms above were generated by rules and some usages of them were not attested.

Due to a bug of system, some forms may display wrong accents.


  • διὸ αἱ ῥαθυμίαι καὶ αἱ ἀπονίαι καὶ αἱ ἀμέλειαι καὶ αἱ παιδιαὶ καὶ αἱ ἀναπαύσεισ καὶ ὁ ὕπνοσ τῶν ἡδέων· (Aristotle, Rhetoric, Book 1, chapter 11 4:4)
  • ἀκολουθεῖ δὲ τῇ δειλίᾳ μαλακία, ἀνανδρία, ἀπονία, φιλοψυχία. (Aristotle, Virtues and Vices 32:3)
  • καὶ τοίνυν ὅταν μέν τινεσ βλακείᾳ καὶ ἀπονίᾳ μόνον κακοὶ ὦσι, τούτουσ ἐγὼ νομίζω ὥσπερ κηφῆνασ δαπάνῃ μόνον ζημιοῦν τοὺσ κοινῶνασ· (Xenophon, Cyropaedia, , chapter 2 28:1)
  • ἐν κινήσει γὰρ εἶναι ἀμφότερα, μὴ οὔσησ τῆσ ἀπονίασ ἢ τῆσ ἀηδονίασ κινήσεωσ, ἐπεὶ ἡ ἀπονία οἱονεὶ καθεύδοντόσ ἐστι κατάστασισ. (Diogenes Laertius, Lives of Eminent Philosophers, B, Kef. h'. ARISTIPPOS 25:3)
  • "ἡ μὲν γὰρ ἀταραξία καὶ ἀπονία καταστηματικαί εἰσιν ἡδοναί· (Diogenes Laertius, Lives of Eminent Philosophers, I, EPIKOUROS 136:9)


  1. freedom from pain


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