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εἴσειμι , inf. -ιέναι, serving as fut. to εἰσέρχομαι: impf. εἰσῄειν:—
A.enter, go into, οὐδ᾽ Ἀχιλῆος ὀφθαλμοὺς εἴσειμι I will not come before Achilles' eyes, Il.24.463: more freq. with Preps., “οὐκ εἴσειμι μετ᾽ ἀνέραςOd.18.184; “παρὰ βασιλέαHdt.1.99; mostly with εἰς, ἐς τὸ μέγαρον ib.65, etc.; “πρός τιναS.Ph.953, X.Cyr.2.4.5; ἐσιέναι ἐς σπονδάς enter into a treaty, Th.5.30 : abs., τὸν εἰσιόντα μῆνα the ensuing month, And.1.42; “τὸν εἰσιόντα ἐνιαυτόνArist.Ath.31.2, cf. POxy.1278.17 (iii A.D.), etc.
II. of the Chorus or actors, come upon the stage, enter, Pl.Lg.664c; τὸ τοὺς τυράννους..εἰσιέναι take the part of king, D.19.247, cf. Lib.Or.30.28.
III. of public speakers, come into the assembly,εἰς ἀγοράνD.24.60; “καθ᾽ ὅτι ἂν ἐσίῃ πρεσβείαTh.4.118; of judges, come into court,εἰ. κρινοῦντεςD.18.210.
2. of the parties to a lawsuit, come before the court,εἰς ὑμᾶςAntipho5.80, etc.; “εἰ. περί τινοςD.19.211; “πρός τιναId.54.32.
3. of the charges or actions, “ δίκη εἰσῄειIs.5.17; δίκας εἰσιέναι κατά τινος enter upon actions, D.28.17, cf. Is.8.44.
4. enter on an office, “εἰς ἀρχήνD.59.72 ; ἐσιών the new king, Hdt.6.59.
2. impers., εἰσῄει αὐτοὺς ὅπως ἂν.. they began to think how they might.., X.An.5.9.17 : c. inf., “οὐδενὸς εἰσῄει μοι φθονεῖνD.23.188.
V. rarely of things, “τὰ εἰσιόνταwhat enters into one, food, X.Cyr.1.6.17.
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    • Andocides, On the Mysteries, 42
    • Antiphon, On the murder of Herodes, 80
    • Aristotle, Constitution of the Athenians, 31.2
    • Demosthenes, On the False Embassy, 247
    • Demosthenes, On the Crown, 210
    • Demosthenes, On the False Embassy, 211
    • Demosthenes, Against Aristocrates, 188
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    • Demosthenes, Against Conon, 32
    • Euripides, Iphigeneia in Aulis, 1580
    • Euripides, Orestes, 1668
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    • Plato, Laws, 664c
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