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διαλέγω 1 pick out one from another, to pick out, Hdt., Xen.
B.Dep. δια-λέγομαι: fut. -λέξομαι and -λεχθήσομαι: aor1 δι-ελεξάμην and διελέχθην: perf. διείλεγμαι: 3rd sg. plup. διείλεκτο: — to converse with, hold converse with, τινί Il., etc.; πρός τινα Plat.; δ. τί τινι or πρός τινα to discuss a question with another, Xen.; δ. τινι μὴ ποιεῖν to argue with one against doing, Thuc.:—absol. to discourse, argue, Plat., Xen. use a dialect or language, Hdt.

1 fut. ξω

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