previous next
ἐπιρρέπ-ω ,
A.lean towards, ὄφρα . . ἡμῖν δ᾽ αἰπὺς ὄλεθρος ἐπιρρέπῃ, metaph. from the balance, Il.14.99: hence, generally, fall to one's lot, [“ὑμέναιος] . γαμβροῖσιν ἀείδεινA.Ag.707 (lyr.): abs., ib.1042.
2.. metaph., incline, “πρὸς ἔλεονPh.2.582.
II.. trans., . τάλαντον force down one scale, Thgn.157.
2.. weigh out to one, allot, esp. of ill fortune, “. μῆνιν πόλειA.Eu.888; Δίκα τοῖςπαθοῦσι μαθεῖν ἐπιρρέπειId.Ag.251 (lyr.).
hide Dictionary Entry Lookup
Use this tool to search for dictionary entries in all lexica.
Search for in
How to enter text in Greek:
hide References (5 total)
  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (5):
    • Aeschylus, Agamemnon, 1042
    • Aeschylus, Agamemnon, 251
    • Aeschylus, Agamemnon, 707
    • Aeschylus, Eumenides, 888
    • Homer, Iliad, 14.99
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: