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ἰα^χ-ή , ,
A.cry, shout, both of victor and vanquished, Il.15.396, etc.; wail, shriek, Od.11.43; also, a joyous sound, “ἰαχὰ ὑμεναίωνPi.P.3.17, cf. E.Tr.337 (lyr., pl.); “κροτάλων τυπάνων τεh.Hom.14.3; “αὐλῶνLyr.Adesp.96; “συρίγγωνE.IA 1039 (lyr.): in pl., generally, shouts of joy, Thgn.779, E.Ba.149 (lyr.); but πολύδακρυς . A.Pers.940, cf. E.El.142, Ph.1302 (all lyr.). (ϝι-, cf. Il.4.456: a vowel is not elided before it in Ep. exc. in h.Hom. 14.3, Hes.Th.708, Sc.404: Trag. only in lyr.; for the quantity cf. foreg.)
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (12):
    • Aeschylus, Persians, 940
    • Euripides, Bacchae, 149
    • Euripides, Electra, 142
    • Euripides, Iphigeneia in Aulis, 1039
    • Euripides, Phoenician Women, 1302
    • Euripides, Trojan Women, 337
    • Hesiod, Shield of Heracles, 404
    • Hesiod, Theogony, 708
    • Homer, Iliad, 15.396
    • Homer, Iliad, 4.456
    • Homer, Odyssey, 11.43
    • Homeric Hymns, Hymn 14 to the Mother of the Gods, 3
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