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ἐργάζομαι , Il.18.469, etc., Cret. ϝεργάδδομαι Schwyzer181v5 : fut.
A.-άσομαιThgn.1116, etc., Dor. “ἐργαξοῦμαιTheoc.10.23, “ἐργῶμαιPCair.Zen.107.4 (iii B. C.), LXX Ge.29.27, al., IG7.3073.12 (Lebad., ii B. C.) (but Hsch. ἐργᾷ: ἐργάζει): aor. εἰργασάμην, Ion. “ἐργ-Hdt.2.115, A.Th.845 (lyr.), etc., 3pl. opt. “ἐργασαίατοAr.Av.1147, Lys.42 ; Dor. “ἠργάξαντοSIG248 M (Delph., iv B. C.): pf. εἴργασμαι, Ion.“ἔργ-Hdt.2.121.έ, A.Fr.311, etc.—These tenses are used both in Med. and Pass. signfs.: for other Pass. tenses, v. infr.111:—Att. Inscrr. of cent. iv have ἠργαζόμην, ἠργασάμην, (ἐξ-) IG22.1585.11, 1669.10, al., but εἴργασμαι ib.1666 A27 ; so also ἠργάσατο ib.7.424 (Oropus, iv B. C.), εἰργασμένος ib.3073.51 (Lebad., ii B. C.), “ἐξήργασατοUPZ19.8 (ii B. C.), “εἴργασμαιPCair.Zen.146.3 (iii B. C.); but this rule is often broken in later Pap., Inscrr., and codd.:—work, labour, esp. of husbandry, Hes.Op.299, 309, Th.2.72, etc.; but also of all manual labour, of slaves, “. ἀνάγκῃOd.14.272 ; of quarrymen, Hdt.2.124, etc.; “τὴν οὐσίαν οὐ δικαζόμενον ἀλλ᾽ ἐργαζόμενον κεκτημένονAntipho 2.2.12 ; . ἐν τοῖς ἔργοις in the mines, D.42.31 : c. dat. instr., χαλκῷ with brass, Hes.Op.151 ; also of animals, “βοῦς ἐργάτης ἐργάζεταιS. Fr.563 ; of birds working to get food, Arist.HA616b35 ; of bees, ib. 625b22 ; of Hephaestus' self-acting bellows, Il.18.469 ; τὸ χρῆμ᾽ ἐργάζεται the matter works, i.e. goes on, Ar.Ec.148 ; “ ἀὴρ ἐργάζεταιproduces an effect, Thphr.CP5.12.7 ; οὐχ ὁμοίως ἐργάσεται τὸ θερμόν ib.6.18.11.
II. trans., work at, make, ἔργα κλυτά, of Athena, Od. 20.72, cf. 22.422 ; ἀγάλματα, ὕμνους, Pi.N.5.1,I.2.46 ; τρίποδα, Νίκην, SIG34 (Delph., v B. C.); “ἁμαξίδαςAr.Nu.880 ; “οἰκοδόμημαTh.2.76 ; εἰκόνας, ἀνδριάντας, καλὰ ἔργα, Pl.Cra.431c, X.Mem.2.6.6, Pl.Men. 91d ; κηρόν, σχαδόνας, of bees, Arist.HA627a6,30 ; “μέλιSor.Vit. Hippocr.11 ; make so and so, “ξηρὸν . τινάLuc.DMar.11.2 ; “μέγανAel.VH3.1.
b. perform rites, “τὰ ἱερὰ .1 Ep.Cor.9.13.
c. in Law, ζημίαν . do damage, Is.6.20, cf. Hyp.Ath.22.
6. abs., work at a trade or business, traffic, trade,ἐν [γναφείῳ]Lys.23.2 ; “ἐν ἐμπορίῳ καὶ χρήμασινD.36.44 ; “ἐν τῇ ἀγορᾷId.57.31 (also οἱ τὴν τετράγωνον (sc. ἀγοράν) ἐργαζόμενοι those who trade in the square, BCH8.126 (cf. Glotta14.73)); “κατὰ θάλαττανD.56.48 ; τούτοις..ναυτικοῖς . trade with this money on bottomry, Id.33.4 ; “δὶς τρὶς . τῷ αὐτῷ ἀργυρίῳId.56.30 ; ταῦτα . thus he trades, Id.25.82 ; “οἱ ἐργαζόμενοιtraders, Id.34.51 ; οἱ ἐν Δήλῳ ., = Lat. qui Deli negotiantur, CIG2285b ; esp. of courtesans, σώματι ., Lat. quaestum corpore facere, D.59.20 ; “ἐπὶ τέγους ἀπὸ τοῦ σώματοςPlb.12.13.2 ; ἀπὸ τῆς ὥρας Alexis Sam. ap. Ath.13.572f, Plu.Tim.14.
7. cause,κολακείηνDemocr.268 ; “πημονάςS.Ant.326 ; “πόθον τινίD.61.11 ; “σύριγγας ἀνιάτουςPaul.Aeg. 6.44.
III. Pass., rarely in pres. and impf., D.H.8.87 (ἐξ-), Hyp.Eux.35 : fut. “ἐργασθήσομαιS.Tr.1218, (ἐξ-) Isoc.Ep.6.8 : pf. εἴργασμαι (v. infr.): aor. 1 “εἰργάσθηνPl.R.353a, Thphr.HP6.3.2, etc.
2. to be done, A.Ag.354, 1346, E.Hec.1085 ; “εἰργασμέναthings done, deeds, Hdt.7.53 (ἐργ-), E.Ion1281, cf. S.OT1369.
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