I.to lay upon (as a burden), Il., Ar.
2.to refer, attribute, ascribe
a thing to a person, Hdt.
, etc.; οὐ γὰρ ἂν οἱ πυραμίδα ἀνέθεσαν ποιήσασθαι
would not have attributed
to him the erection of the pyramid, id=Hdt.
; ἐμοὶ ἀναθήσετε will give
me the credit of
:—also, ἀν. τινὶ πράγματα to lay
II.to set up as a votive gift, dedicate
, τί τινι Hes.
, etc.; hence the votive gift
itself was ἀνάθημα
:— Pass., aor1 inf. ἀνατεθῆναι Ar.
; but ἀνάκειμαι
is more freq. as the Pass.
metaph., ἀν. τι λύραι to commit
a song to the lyre, Pind.
3.to set up and leave in a place, Ar.
something of one's own
, τί τινι NTest.
II.to place differently, change about, Orac. ap. Hdt., Plat.
2.metaph. to retract one's opinion, Xen.