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Pandora's box

Greek translation: To kouti tis Pandoras


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English term or phrase:Pandora's box
Greek translation:To kouti tis Pandoras
Entered by: Helen Floropoulos
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06:37 Mar 17, 2002
English to Greek translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: Pandora's box
I need to know the Ancient Greek translation of Pandora's box for a project.
To kouti tis Pandoras
In Greek: Το κουτί της Πανδώρας
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Helen Floropoulos
Local time: 14:59
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thanks for the help!
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4 +7To kouti tis Pandoras
Helen Floropoulos
5Pandora's boxJoanna5



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To kouti tis Pandoras

In Greek: Το κουτί της Πανδώρας

Helen Floropoulos
Local time: 14:59
Native speaker of: Native in GreekGreek
PRO pts in pair: 8
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thanks for the help!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Gregoris Kondylis: Αν και στα αρχαία Ελληνικά πρέπει να είναι Πανδώρας αγγείον
31 mins

agree  Margaret Lagoyianni: I agree with Gregoris
37 mins

agree  Alex Seidanis: Συμφωνώ, αλλά η ερώτηση έγινε στο γλωσσικό συνδυασμό Αγγλικά > Νέα Ελληνικά. Εάν ο/η Minhdao ήθελε την απόδοση στα αρχαία, θα έθετε το ερώτημα στον αντίστοιχο συνδυασμό.
6 hrs

agree  Betty Revelioti
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agree  terry1
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agree  Kyriaki.A
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agree  xenia109
1 day15 hrs

disagree  Joanna5: In Ancient Greek: To kouti is not aggio but it is kitio. Aggio is a different word
2 days1 hr

agree  Alexandra Fakalou: we use it very pften and it is always used as "to kouti tis Pandoras". I think we should all do our best not to confuse the asker with complicated comments!!!!
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Pandora's box

Pandora's box in Ancient Greek is
To kitio tis Pandoras (το κυτίο της Πανδώρας).

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