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δίς [ι^], Adv.
A.twice, doubly, with Nouns, δ. τόσσον twice as much, Od. 9.491, cf. Th.6.57, etc.; “ἀληθὴς λόγος ὡς δ. παῖς γέρωνCratin.24; “δ. παῖδες οἱ γέροντεςTheopomp.Com.69: more freq. with Verbs, “τοῦτο δ. ἤδη ἐγένετοHdt.8.104; “δ. φράσαιA.Pers.173, cf. Ag.1384; “δ. αἰάζειν καὶ τρίςS.Aj.432; “δ. καὶ τρίς φασι καλὸν εἶναι τὰ καλὰ λέγεινPl.Grg.498e, cf. Phlb.60a, Emp.25; “δ. βιῶναιtwice over, Men.223.4; “δειπνεῖν . . δ. τῆς ἡμέραςPl.Com.207; “ἐς δ.App.Mith.78: δ. Νέωνος, = son and grandson of N., GDI3092.18 (Aegosthena); “Αὐρήλιος Αὐξάνων δ.BCH17.249 (Apamea); “Αὐρ. Δοῦ<ρ>λος δ.JHS19.301 (Selmea [Lycaonia]).—In compds. δι-, but δισ- in δισμύριοι, δισχίλιοι, δισθανής, δίσαβος, δισάρπαγος, δίσευνος, etc. (Cf. Skt. dvis 'twice', Lat. bis.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (8):
    • Aeschylus, Agamemnon, 1384
    • Aeschylus, Persians, 173
    • Herodotus, Histories, 8.104
    • Homer, Odyssey, 9.491
    • Plato, Philebus, 60a
    • Plato, Gorgias, 498e
    • Sophocles, Ajax, 432
    • Thucydides, Histories, 6.57
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