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ὀρθρ-εύω , (ὄρθρος)
A.lie awake before dawn,κατ᾽ εὐνάνTheoc.10.58 ; ὀρθρεύουσαν ψυχὰν ἐκπληχθεῖσα my soul terror-stricken in the sleepless dawn, E.Tr.182 (lyr.) :—Med., γόοισιν ὀρθρευομένα wailing sleepless in the early dawn, Id.Supp.978 (lyr.), cf. Fr.773.25 (lyr.) ; “ὀρθρεύεσθαι καλοῦσιν οἱ Ἀττικοὶ τῷ λύχνῳ προσκεῖσθαι, πρὶν ἡμέραν γενέσθαιPhryn.PSp.93 B.
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    • Euripides, Suppliants, 978
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