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βροντ-άω ,
A.thunder, “Ζεὺς δ᾽ ἄμυδις βρόντησεOd.14.305, cf. Il.8.133; “βροντᾶν οὐκ ἐμὸν ἀλλὰ ΔιόςCall.Fr.490; so Βροντῶν, title of Zeus in Phrygia, JHS5.258, etc. (but βροντῶν θεός, = Jupiter Tonans, IG14.982, cf. D.C.54.4): metaph. of Pericles, Ar.Ach.531, cf. V.624; of a seller asking too high a price, Herod.7.65.
2. impers., χειμέρια βροντᾷ it thunders, Ar.Fr.46; βροντήσαντος if it thunders, Arist.HA610b35.
II. Pass., to be thunderstruck, Id.Div.Somn.463a13.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (5):
    • Aristophanes, Wasps, 624
    • Homer, Iliad, 8.133
    • Homer, Odyssey, 14.305
    • Aristophanes, Acharnians, 531
    • Cassius Dio, Historia Romana, 54.4
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