I.to move from
a place to meet
a person; then, generally, to meet, encounter
, τινί Hdt.
, etc.:—absol., ὁ ἀεὶ ἀπαντῶν anyone that meets you, any chance person
:—often with a prep., ἀπ. τινι εἰς τόπον to come
to a place to meet
him at a place, Hdt.
: —without a dat. pers., to present oneself
at a place, Xen.
often in hostile sense, to meet
in battle, Eur.
; ἀπ. Ἀθηναίοις ἐς Τάραντα Thuc.
: to oppose
in any way, Plat.
:—absol. to present oneself
in arms, Eur.
3.as a law term, to meet in open court, Plat., Dem.:— absol. to appear in court, Dem.
or πρός τι to enter upon
a thing, attempt
; to have recourse
to . . , Dem.
II.of things, to come upon one, happen to one, Eur., Plat., etc.