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κλόν-ος , , Hom. (only in Il.),
A.confused motion, turmoil, esp. battle-rout, “κατὰ κλόνονIl.16.331, 713; κ. ἐλχειάων throng of spears, 5.167, 20.319; ἐν δὲ κλόνον ἧκε κακόν [Ἀπόλλων] 16.729; κ. ἀνδρῶν throng of men, Hes.Sc.148; Trag.(not in S.) only in lyr., ἱππιοχάρμας κλόνους throngs of fighting horsemen, A.Pers.106; “ἀσπίστορας κλόνουςId.Ag.404; “σκέψαι κλόνον . . ΓιγάντωνE.Ion206: in later Prose, trembling, confusion, Aq.Ez.12.8, Them.Or.6.73b; agitation of mind, “ ἄφρων σάλον καὶ κ. ὑπομένειPh.1.230.
II. agitation in physiological sense, of wind in the bowels, Ar.Nu.387; “κλόνου πάταγοςAret.SD1.7; “οἱονεί τινα σφυγμὸν καὶ κ. ἔχοντος τοῦ πνεύματοςPlu.2.681a; of the pulse, Gal.9.76; of the body generally, ib.651: generally, shaking, agitation, Top.466.25.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (10):
    • Aeschylus, Agamemnon, 404
    • Aeschylus, Persians, 106
    • Euripides, Ion, 206
    • Hesiod, Shield of Heracles, 148
    • Homer, Iliad, 16.331
    • Homer, Iliad, 16.729
    • Homer, Iliad, 20.319
    • Homer, Iliad, 5.167
    • Aristophanes, Clouds, 387
    • Aretaeus, De causis et signis acutorum morborum (lib. 2), 1.7
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