σώφρων

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From σῶς (sôs, safe) + φρήν (phrḗn, mind).

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σώφρων (sṓphrōnm, σώφρων f, σῶφρον n; third declension

  1. Of sound mind: sane
  2. moderate, prudent, sensible, reasonable
  3. self-controlled, temperate, chaste, sober

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