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ἀστράπτω α euphon. , στράπτω, cf. ἀστεροπή lighten, hurl lightnings, of omens sent by Zeus, Il., Ar.
2.impers., ἀστράπτει it lightens, ἤστραψε it lightened, attic flash like lightning, Soph., Eur., etc.:—c. acc. cogn., ἐξ ὀμμάτων δ᾽ ἤστραπτε σέλας (sc. Τυφών) he flashed flame from his eyes, Aesch.

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