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δουλ-εύω , (δοῦλος) be a slave, Hdt.2.56, And.1.138, Pl.Lg. 777d, etc.; “παρά τινιD.18.129: c. acc. cogn., “δουλείαν δ.X.Mem.3.12.2, Pl.Smp.183a, al.
2. serve, be subject,τό τ᾽ ἄρχειν καὶ τὸ δ. δίχαA.Pr.927, etc.; δ. ζεύγλαις ib.463; “τοῖς ἄρχουσι καὶ τοῖς νόμοιςPl.Lg.698b; “ἡδονῇId.Phdr.238e, etc.; δ. γαστρί, ὕπνῳ, λαγνείᾳ, X. Mem.1.6.8; κεναῖς δόξαις Polystr.p.29 W.; τῇ γῇ δ. make oneself a slave to one's land, i. e. give up rights that one may keep it, Th.1.81; so “δ. τῇ κτήσει αὐτοῦPl.R.494d; “δουλεύομεν δόξαισινPhilem.93.8; δ. τῷ καιρῷ accommodate oneself to the occasion, AP9.441 (Pall.); “θυμῷHdn.1.17.6.
3. render a service,τινάPLond.5.1727.11 (vi A. D.).
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (13):
    • Aeschylus, Prometheus Bound, 463
    • Aeschylus, Prometheus Bound, 927
    • Andocides, On the Mysteries, 138
    • Demosthenes, On the Crown, 129
    • Herodotus, Histories, 2.56
    • Plato, Laws, 698b
    • Plato, Laws, 777d
    • Plato, Republic, 494d
    • Plato, Phaedrus, 238e
    • Plato, Symposium, 183a
    • Thucydides, Histories, 1.81
    • Xenophon, Memorabilia, 3.12.2
    • Xenophon, Memorabilia, 1.6.8
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