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ἀντάω , Ep. impf.
I. c. dat. pers., come opposite to, meet face to face, meet with, οἱ ἔπειτ᾽ ἤντησ᾽ ib.6.399; “ἤντεον ἀλλήλοισιν7.423; so also in Trag., “ἀνέμοις .A.Supp.36; “πατρίS.Tr.902, etc.
II. = ἀντιάω, c. gen.,
1. c. gen. pers., meet in battle, “εἴ κεν πάντων ἀντήσομενOd.16.254, cf. Il.16.423: also without any hostile sense, σπέρμα μὲν ἄντασ᾽ Ἐρεχθειδᾶν by lineage she reached, went up to the Erechtheidae, S.Ant.982.
2. c. gen. rei, meet with, take part in, partake in or of, μάχης, δαίτης, Il.7.158, Od.3.44; κατάλεξον ὅπως ἤντησας ὀπωπῆς how thou hast gained sight of him, ib.17.44, cf. 3.97; so “. ξεινίωνHdt.2.119; “ἁλώσιοςPi. O.10(11).42; . τινὸς ὑπό τινος meet with such and such treatment from another, Hdt.1.114; “σφῷν . . θεοῖς ἀρῶμαι μή ποτ᾽ ἀντῆσαι κακῶνS.OC1445.
III. c. acc., “ἤν νιν πομπαῖς ἀντήσῃςE.IA150 (s.v.l.).— The simple Verb never in Com. or Att. Prose; but cf. ἀπαντάω.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (15):
    • Aeschylus, Suppliant Maidens, 36
    • Euripides, Iphigeneia in Aulis, 150
    • Herodotus, Histories, 1.114
    • Herodotus, Histories, 2.119
    • Homer, Iliad, 16.423
    • Homer, Iliad, 7.158
    • Homer, Iliad, 7.423
    • Homer, Odyssey, 17.44
    • Homer, Odyssey, 3.97
    • Sophocles, Antigone, 982
    • Sophocles, Oedipus at Colonus, 1445
    • Sophocles, Trachiniae, 902
    • Homer, Iliad, 6.399
    • Homer, Odyssey, 16.254
    • Homer, Odyssey, 3.44
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