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ἐπιεικής 1 εἰκός

I.fitting, meet, suitable, τύμβον ἐπιεικέα meet in size, Il.; ἐπιεικέ᾽ ἀμοιβήν a fair recompence, Od.; ὡς ἐπιεικές as is meet, Hom.; c. inf., ὅν κ᾽ ἐπιεικὲς ἀκούειν which word it is meet to hear, Il.
II.after Hom.,
1.of statements, rights, etc.,
a.reasonable, specious, plausible, Hdt., Thuc.
2.of persons, able, capable, Hdt., Xen. moral sense, reasonable, fair, kind, gentle, good, Thuc., Plat., etc.: τοὐπιεικές goodness, Soph.
III.adv. -κῶς, ionic -κέως, fairly, tolerably, moderately, Lat. satis, Hdt., Ar.; τέως μὲν ἐπ. for some little time, Plat.
2.probably, reasonably, id=Plat.
3.with moderation, kindly, Plut.

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