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ῥαίω , poet. subj.
A.ῥαίῃσιOd.5.221: fut. ῥαίσω διαρ-) 2.49; Ep. inf. ῥαισέμεναι (v.l. ῥαίσεσθαι) 8.569: aor. ἔρραισα, subj. “ῥαίσῃ23.235:— Pass., fut. (in med. form) ῥαίσομαι διαρ-) Il.24.355: aor. “ἐρραίσθην16.339:—break, shiver, shatter, . νῆα wreck a ship, Od.8.569, 13.151, 23.235; . τινά cause one to suffer shipwreck, 5.221:—in Pass., ῥαιόμενος suffering shipwreck, 6.326; “νηῦς ῥαισθεῖσαA.R.2.1112; also φάσγανον ἐρραίσθη it was shivered, Il.16.339; τῷ κέ οἵ ἐγκέφαλός γε διὰ σπέος . . ῥαίοιτο πρὸς οὔδεϊ his brain would be dashed on the ground throughout the cavern, Od.9.459; so αἰὼν δι᾽ ὀστέων ἐρραίσθη the marrow spurted through the bones, Pi.Fr.111.
II. generally, destroy, A.R.1.617:—Pass., to be broken down, crushed by suffering, “ὅταν . . ῥαισθῇA.Pr.191, AP7.529 (Theodorid.), etc. (anap.), cf. S.Tr.268.
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