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ῥόος , , Cypr.
A.ῥόϝοςInscr.Cypr.135.19 H., Att. contr. ῥοῦς : Ion. and later writers have the heterocl. dat. ῥοΐ (like νοΐ from νοῦς), Hellanic. 28J., Ach.Tat.3.20; also gen. “ῥοόςPeripl.M.Rubr.46: (ῥέω):— stream, flow of water, current, Hom. only in sg., freq. with gen., . Ἀλφειοῖο, Ὠκεανοῖο, etc., Il.11.726, 16.151, al.; “κῦμα ῥόοιο21.263; προχέειν ῥόον εἰς ἅλα ib.219; ποταμοὺς ἔτρεψε νέεσθαι κὰρ ῥόον to flow in their own bed, 12.33; κατὰ ῥόον down, i.e. with, the stream, Od.5.327,461, Hdt.2.96, etc.: metaph., “φέρεσθαι κατὰ ῥοῦνPl.R.492c; “ταυτὶ κατὰ . προχωρεῖLuc.JTr.50; πρὸς ῥόον against it, Il.21.303; “Βόσπορος, . θεοῦA.Pers.746 (troch.); current at sea, “ὑπό τε τοῦ ῥοῦ καὶ ἀνέμουTh.1.54; “εἰκῇ κατὰ ῥοῦν πλέονταςPhld.Rh.1.381S.: also, current of air, Emp.100.14; “ῥόος καπνοῦPi.P.1.22.
II. flux, discharge of morbid humours, Hp.Aph.5.56, Arist HA521a28, Thphr.HP9.12.1.
III. = ῥοή 3, Pl.Cra.411d.
IV. v. ῥόον.
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    • Aeschylus, Persians, 746
    • Herodotus, Histories, 2.96
    • Homer, Iliad, 11.726
    • Homer, Iliad, 12.33
    • Homer, Iliad, 16.151
    • Homer, Iliad, 21.263
    • Homer, Odyssey, 5.327
    • Plato, Republic, 492c
    • Plato, Cratylus, 411d
    • Thucydides, Histories, 1.54
    • Homer, Iliad, 21.303
    • Hippocrates, Aphorismi, 5.56
    • Lucian, Juppiter trageodeus, 50
    • Achilles Tatius, Leucippe et Clitophon, 3.20
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