previous next

ἀράομαι ἀρά pray to a god, c. dat., Il.:—c. acc. to invoke, Od.
2.c. acc. et inf. to pray that, Il., Hdt., Soph.:—c. inf. only, to pray to be so and so, Od. pray something for one, τί τινι; sometimes in good sense, ἀρ. τινι ἀγαθά Hdt.; but usually in bad, to imprecate upon one, ἀρὰς ἀρ. τινι Soph., etc.; without an acc., ἀρᾶσθαί τινι to curse one, Eur.
4.c. inf. fut. to vow that one will or would, ἠρήσατο ῥέξειν Il.

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.

An XML version of this text is available for download, with the additional restriction that you offer Perseus any modifications you make. Perseus provides credit for all accepted changes, storing new additions in a versioning system.

hide Dictionary Entry Lookup
Use this tool to search for dictionary entries in all lexica.
Search for in
How to enter text in Greek:
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: