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ἔπειμι εἰμὶ sum 1 2 3 be upon, c. dat., Il., Aesch.; but in Prose with prep., ἐπὶ τοῦ καταστρώματος Hdt.; ἐπὶ ταῖς οἰκίαις Xen. be set upon, Hdt.:—of rewards and penalties, to be affixed or attached, Aesch., etc.
II.of Time, to be hereafter, remain, Od.; ἐπεσσόμενοι ἄνθρωποι generations to come, Orac. ap. Hdt.:—also to be at hand, Soph., Xen. be set over, Lat. praeesse, τισι Hdt. be added, be over and above, of numbers, id=Hdt.

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