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ἀνδράποδον [δρα^], τό,
II. low fellow, 'creature', Pl.Grg.483b, Thg.130b, X.Mem.4.2.39, D.Chr.31.109; of a female slave, Pherecr.16 D.
III. as a playful mode of address, Arr.Epict.1.4.14, al.—Hom., Il.7.475, has ἀνδραπόδεσσι (as if from ἀνδράπους), where Aristarch. proposed to read ἀνδραπόδοισι; but it is almost certain that the word was post-Homeric, and the line was rejected on that account by Zenod. and Ar.Byz. (Orig. pl.; formed on the analogy of τετράποδα, cf. “τετραπόδων πάντων καὶ ἀνδραπόδωνFoed.Delph.Pell.1.B7. Sg. in X.Ath.1.18, etc.)
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (10):
    • Herodotus, Histories, 3.125
    • Herodotus, Histories, 5.31
    • Homer, Iliad, 7.475
    • Pseudo Xenophon, Constitution of the Athenians, 1.18
    • Plato, Theages, 130b
    • Plato, Gorgias, 483b
    • Xenophon, Hellenica, 1.6.15
    • Xenophon, Memorabilia, 4.2.39
    • Thucydides, Histories, 8.28
    • Dio Chrysostom, Orationes, 31.109
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