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ἐγχώρ-ιος , ον, also η or α, ον Hdt.6.35, Pi.O.5.11: (χώρα):— or of the country, “ἐσθὴς ἐγχωρίηHdt. l.c.; “ἐγχωρία λίμναPi. l.c.; βασιλῆες ib.9.56; “. θεοίA.Th.14, S.Tr.183, Sammelb.5680 (iii B. C.); “θεοὶ καὶ ἥρωεςTh. 2.74; “Ἑλληνικοῖς καὶ . γράμμασιOGI194.30 (i B. C.); κάρτα δ᾽ ἔστ᾽ . a true-born Theban, A.Th.413; . [πυροί], opp. ἐπείσακτοι, Arist.Mir. 836b22; of winds, local, Thphr.CP5.12.11.
2. Subst., dweller in the land, . τῆσδε γῆς inhabitants, S.OC871, cf. E.Ion1167; “οἱ .Arist.PA673a18, Wilcken Chr.1.2 (iii B. C.), etc.
3. τὸ . as Adv., according to the custom of the country, Th.4.78. Adv. -ίως Sch.E. Ph.134.
II. of or for the country, rustic, Hes.Op.344 (v.l. ἐγκώμιον).
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    • Aeschylus, Seven Against Thebes, 14
    • Aeschylus, Seven Against Thebes, 413
    • Euripides, Ion, 1167
    • Euripides, Phoenician Women, 134
    • Herodotus, Histories, 6.35
    • Hesiod, Works and Days, 344
    • Sophocles, Oedipus at Colonus, 871
    • Sophocles, Trachiniae, 183
    • Thucydides, Histories, 4.78
    • Thucydides, Histories, 2.74
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