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ἐγχειρ-ίδιος , ον, (χείρ) the hand, “ἱκετῶν κλάδοιA.Supp.21 (anap.).
II. as Subst., ἐγχειρ-ίδιον , τό, hand-knife, dagger, Hdt.1.12,214, Th.3.70, etc.; “ἐγχειριδίῳ πλήττεινLys.4.6, etc.
2. handle, Thphr.HP4.3.4, Callix.1.
3. manual, handbook, title of works by Epict. and others, cf. Demetr.Lac.Herc.1013.12 F., Philostr. VS2.1.14, Longin.Proll.Heph.p.86 C.
4. tool, implement, LXX Ex.20.25. [-ι^διον Hermipp.46.]
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (6):
    • Aeschylus, Suppliant Maidens, 21
    • Herodotus, Histories, 1.12
    • Lysias, On a Wound by Premeditation, 6
    • Old Testament, Exodus, 20.25
    • Thucydides, Histories, 3.70
    • Philostratus the Athenian, Lives of the Sophists, 2.1.14
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