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πόσος 1

1.interrog. adj. corresponding to the relat. ὅσος and demonstr. τόσος, Lat. quantus? of what quantity? opp. to πηλίκος (which refers to bulk), often with τις added:
1.of Number, how many? Hdt., attic: with sg. Nouns, how great? how much? π. τι πλῆθος; Aesch.
2.of Distance, how far? Xen.
3.of Time, how long? Soph., etc.
4.of Value, how much? Ar.; πόσου; for how much? at what price? Lat. quanti? id=Ar.; so, ἐπὶ πόσῳ; Plat.

1 πόσος;, ionic and aeolic κόσος, η, ον

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