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μέλπω μέλος sing of, celebrate with song and dance, Il., Eur.; μ. τινὰ κατὰ χέλυν Eur.
2.intr. to sing, Aesch., Eur.;— c. acc. cogn., μ. θανάσιμον γόον Aesch.; ἰαχάν, βοάν Eur.
II.also as Dep. μέλπομαι to sing to the lyre or harp, Od.; to dance and sing, as a chorus, μετὰ μελπομένηισιν ἐν χορῶι Il.; μέλπεσθαι Ἄρηι to dance a war-dance in honour of Ares, i. e. to fight, id=Il.
2.c. acc., as in Act. to sing, celebrate, Hes., Eur.

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