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ἠχ-ή , Dor. ἀχά , ,
A.sound, noise, . ἀμφοτέρων (sc. Ἀργείων καὶ Τρώων)“ ἵκετ᾽ αἰθέραIl.13.837: freq. in dat., “ἠχῇ, ὡς ὅτε κῦμα . . βρέμεται2.209; of trees, “πρὸς ἀλλήλας ἔβαλον τανυήκεας ὄζους ἠχῇ θεσπεσίῃ16.769; “πέτρη . . δέ τε ἠχῇ ἔρχεται ἐμμεμαυῖαHes.Sc.438; in Trag., cry of sorrow, wail, E.Med.149 (lyr.), Hipp.585 (lyr.), cf. Nic.Al.304; but also σάλπιγγος . E.Ph.1378; “ἐν ἐμοὶ . τῶν λόγων βομβεῖPl.Cri.54d, cf. Ti. 37b; of the grasshopper, Longus 1.23: rarely of articulate sounds, E.Ph.1148, Opp.C.1.23; rumour, talk, Plu.Cat.Ma.22. (Perh. fr. swāĝh-, cf. ἰαχέω, OE. swógan 'resound', Engl. sough.
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    • Euripides, Hippolytus, 585
    • Euripides, Medea, 149
    • Euripides, Phoenician Women, 1148
    • Euripides, Phoenician Women, 1378
    • Hesiod, Shield of Heracles, 438
    • Homer, Iliad, 13.837
    • Homer, Iliad, 16.769
    • Homer, Iliad, 2.209
    • Plato, Crito, 54d
    • Plato, Timaeus, 37b
    • Plutarch, Marcus Cato, 22
    • Longus, Daphnis & Chloe, 1.23
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