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1.exclamation of grief or anger, ah! alas! woe! like Lat. vah, vae,, Trag.; φεῦ τάλας Soph. etc.: c. ge., φεῦ τοῦ ὄρνιθος alas for the omen! aesch.
2.of astonishment or admiration, ah! oh! Eur. etc.; c. gen. φεῦ τοῦ ἀνδρός oh what a man! Xen.: c. acc., φεῦ τὸ καὶ λαβεῖν πρόσφεγμα τοιοῦδ᾽ ἀνδρός oh but to get the speech of such a man! Soph.

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