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μείρομαι (A), Hes.Op.578 (ἀπο-), imper.
A.μείρεοIl.9.616; elsewh. in Hom. and Hes. only 3sg. ἔμμορε (which is prob. aor. (v. infr. II) and was so understood by later Ep. Poets, who have 2sg. “ἔμμορεςA.R.3.4; 3pl. ἔμμορον cited by EM335.24, “ἐξ-έμμορονNic.Th.791: but pf. 3pl. “ἐμμόραντι: τετεύχασιHsch.); we also have (as if from μορέω) fut. “μορήσωEM335.23: pf. “μεμόρηκαNic.Al.213; for pass. forms v. infr. III:—receive as one's portion, with collat. notion of its being one's due: c. acc., καὶ ἥμισυ μείρεο τιμῆς take half the honour as thy due, Il. l.c.; later, divide, “ἀροτήσιον ὥρην τριπλόα μείρονταιArat. 1054.
2. c. part., like τυγχάνω, happen to be, νόημα . . μεμόρηκε . . ἐσφαλμένον ib.213.
III. pf. Pass. εἵμαρται, inf. “εἱμάρθαιB.13.1, App.BC2.4: impers., it is allotted, decreed by fate, “εὖ εἱμάρθαι παρὰ δαίμονοςB. l.c.: usu. c. acc. et inf., Pl.R.566a, Phdr.255b: freq. in plpf. εἵμαρτο it was decreed, “νῦν δέ με λευγαλέῳ θανάτῳ εἵμαρτο ἁλῶναιIl.21.281; “ἐκ γὰρ τῆς εἵμαρτο . . τέκνα γενέσθαιHes.Th.894; “εἰ . . οὕτως εἵμαρτο πρᾶξαιD.18.195, etc.: freq. also in part., “θεῶν εἱμαρμένα δῶραThgn.1033; “τὰ δ᾽ ἄλλα . . σὺν θεοῖς εἱμαρμέναA.Ag.913; τοιαῦτα . . πρὸς θεῶν εἱμ. S.Tr.169; “χρόνος εἱμαρμένοςPl.Prt.320d, cf. Phd.113a; “εἴπερ εἱμαρμένον εἴηId.Mx.243e; εἱμαρμένη (sc. μοῖρα) destiny, Id.Phd.115a, Grg.512e, D. 18.205, etc.: later forms “μέμορταιPhot., Suid.: inf. μέμορθαι Aeol. acc. to Sch.Il.10.67, EM312.46: part. μεμορμένος, θάνατος, οἶκος, A.R.3.1130, Epigr.Gr.414.7 (Egypt); “ἠρίονAlex.Aet.3.33; “πότμοςLyc.430; “κῆρεςAP7.700 (Diod.); “τὸ μ.Plu.Mar.39, Agath.1.1 (v.l. μεμαρμένον): Aeol. ἐμμόρμενον Alc.Supp.14.7: Dor. ἐμβρα^μένα (q.v.); βεβρα^μένων: εἱμαρμένων, Hsch.; “μεμόρηταιMan.6.13; “μεμορημένοςAP7.466 (Leon.); but μεμορημένον in Nic.Al.229 is from μορέω (q.v.); Dor. 3sg. μεμόρακται (as if from μοράζω) it receives a portion of, τινος Ti.Locr.95a.
IV. μείρομαι as Pass., to be divided from, τινος Arat.657.
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