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ἱκάνω lengthd. form of ἵκω tense other than present and imperfect are supplied by ἱκνέομαι come, arrive, Hom., Aesch.: c. acc. to come to, reach, ἱκάνω νῆας Ἀχαιῶν Il., etc.; of a tall tree, δι᾽ ἠέρος αἰθέρ᾽ ἵκανεν id=Il.; ἥβης μέτρον ἱκ. reached, attained to the age of youth, Od.
II.with a person for the object, often of grief, hardship, and the like, ἄχος κραδίην καὶ θυμὸν ἱκάνει Il.; so, ἄλγος, γῆρας, κάματος, χόλος ἱκάνει τινά Hom.; παλαίφατα θέσφατ᾽ ἱκάνει με they are fulfilled upon me, Od.

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