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ἔξοχος 1 ἐξέχω

I.standing out: metaph. eminent, excellent, Hom.
2.c. gen. standing out from, most eminent, greatest, mightiest, used like a superl., ἔξοχος ἡρώων, ἔξ. ἄλλων Il.; but a real Sup. ἐξοχώτατος Aesch., Eur.:—also c. dat., μέγ᾽ ἔξοχοι αἰπολίοισιν eminent among the herds, Od.; so, ἐν πολλοῖσι ἔξοχος ἡρώεσσιν Il.
II.neut. pl. ἔξοχα as adv., especially, above others, Hom.; ἐμοὶ δόσαν ἔξοχα gave me as a high honour, Od.; ἔξοχ᾽ ἄριστοι beyond compare the best, Hom.
2.c. gen., ἔξοχα πάντων far above all, id=Hom.

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