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ὠν-ή , Aeol. ὄννα IG11(2).1064 (ii B. C.), , (cf. ὦνος)
2. purchase, bargain, E.Cyc.150.
II. contract for the farming of taxes or other sources of revenue, “ὠνὰς πρίασθαι ἐκ τοῦ δημοσίουAnd.1.73, cf. 92, Plu.Alc.5; τοὶ πριάμενοι τὰν ὠνὰν σίτου, οἴνου, τετραπόδων, SIG1000.4,5,6 (Cos, i B. C.); “τρὶς ἀναπραθείσης τῆς .IPE12.32A53 (Olbia, iii B. C.); ὠνὰς omnium venditas, of the proceeds of local taxes, Cic.Att.5.16.2.
2. in Dor. Inscrr. (also in Arg.D.37 (pl.)), deed of sale, contract, ὠνὰ παρὰ Ξενοκράτη ΔελφόνGDI1715, al. (Delph., ii B. C.); ὠνὰν τὰν ἐν τῷ ἱαρῷ ἀναγεγραμμέναν ib.1764 (ibid., ii B. C.); “τᾶς . τὸ ἀντίγραφονIG9(1).331.5 (Chaleion, ii B. C.).
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