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ὄρος , εος, τό: gen. pl. ὀρέων (the form proper to Ion. and other dialects) is required by the metre in E.Ba.719 (iamb.) and freq. in lyr. verse, as S.OT1106, and is alone used in LXX, Ge.8.5, al., cf. IG7.2225.18 (ii B. C.), Apoc.6.15; but ὀρῶν (the Att. form) is required in A. Pr.719,811, Fr.342, E.Ba.791, and occurs in Th.3.24, Pl.Criti.111c, SIG888.120 (Scaptopara, iii A. D.), etc.: the Ep. and Lyr.forms οὔρεος, οὔρεϊ, οὔρεα, οὔρεσι prob. have οὐρ- metri gr. for ὀρ- (so ὤρεα, ὤρεος metri gr. in Dor., Theoc.1.77,115,4.35, Hymn.Is.162): the Ion. form is ὀρ-, Od.9.21, al., Anacr.2.5,
A.v. ὄρειος (οὔρεσιν is an Epicism in Semon.14.1, cf. οὔρη at end of a hexam., IG12(8).445.6(Thasos)); ὄρος is found in codd. of Hdt.1.43, 2.8,12, 7.176 and should perh. be restd. elsewh.:—mountain, hill,ὄρεος κορυφῇσιIl.3.10, al.; “οὔρεος ἐν βήσσῃσιν11.87 ; “ἐν ὄρεσσι1.235, al.; “ἐν οὔρεσιν24.614, al.; “τρέμε δ᾽ οὔρεα μακρά13.18, etc.; “Γαῖα . . γείνατο δ᾽ Οὔρεα μακρά, θεῶν χαρίεντας ἐναύλουςHes.Th.129.
2. canton, parish, . Ἀργειατᾶν, . Ὀγχνιάἱον, etc., Mnemos.42.332 (Argos, iv B.C.).
3. in Egypt, desert, PTeb. 383.61 (i A. D.); as place of burial, POxy.274.27 (i A. D.), PRyl.153.5 (ii A. D.), PGrenf.2.77.22 (iii/iv A. D.).
4. part of the foot, = τὸ ἄνω πρὸ τῶν δακτύλων, Poll.2.197.
5. = ἀμίς, Sch.Ar.Ach.82.
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