II.to pick out, choose
, attic:—Mid. to pick out for oneself, choose
, etc.: —Pass. to be chosen
; perf. and aor1 part. κεκριμένος, κρινθείς picked out, chosen
, etc.; σκολιὰς κρίνειν θέμιστας to judge
crooked judgments, i. e. to judge unjustly, Il.
; κρίνουσι βόηι καὶ οὐ ψήφωι they decide the question
by shouting, not by voting, Thuc.
; to decide
a contest for a prize, Soph.
, etc.; κρ. τὰς θεάς to decide
, i. e. judge
:—Pass. and Mid., of persons, to have
a contest decided, come to issue
4.to expound, interpret dreams, id=Hdt., Aesch., etc.: so in Mid., Il.
5.c. acc. et inf. to decide or judge that, Hdt., attic
6.c. inf. only, to determine to do a thing, NTest.
IV.to question, Soph.
2.to bring to trial, accuse, Xen., etc.:—Pass. to be brought to trial, Thuc., etc.
3.to pass sentence upon, to condemn, Soph., Dem.