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ἔθνος 1 ἔθω

1.a number of people accustomed to live together, a company, body of men, Il., etc.; ἔθνος λαῶν a host of men, id=Il.; also of animals, swarms, flocks, id=Il., Soph.
2.after Hom., a nation, people, Hdt., etc.:—in NTest. τὰ ἔθνη the nations, Gentiles, i. e. all but Jews and Christians.
3.a special class of men, a caste, tribe, Plat., Xen., id=Xen.

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