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θέ-α_μα , Ion. θέημα , ατος, τό, (θεάομαι)
A.sight, spectacle, Semon.7.67, A.Pr.306, E.Supp.783, Ar.Av.1716, etc.; “εἴ τις ὀρχοῖτ᾽ εὖ, θέαμ᾽ ἦνPl.Com.130; opp. μάθημα, Th.2.39; freq. of a sight which gives pleasure, “θεάματα καὶ ἀκροάματα ἥδιστα παρέχειςX.Smp.2.2, cf. 7.5; “ὀρχήσεις καὶ θεάματαPhld.Mus.p.26 K.; ἐμπλήσθητε τοῦ καλοῦ θ. Pl. R.440a; but also “θ. δυσθέατονA.Pr.69, cf. S.Aj.992; ἑπτὰ θ. the seven wonders of the world, Str.14.2.5, Plu.2.983e: sg., of a marvellously engraved ring, Gal.UP17.1.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (10):
    • Aeschylus, Prometheus Bound, 306
    • Aeschylus, Prometheus Bound, 69
    • Aristophanes, Birds, 1716
    • Euripides, Suppliants, 783
    • Plato, Republic, 440a
    • Sophocles, Ajax, 992
    • Strabo, Geography, 14.2.5
    • Thucydides, Histories, 2.39
    • Xenophon, Symposium, 2.2
    • Xenophon, Symposium, 7.5
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