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σιγάω be silent or still, to keep silence, Hdt., attic; σίγα, hush! be still! Hom.:—Pass., τί σεσίγηται δόμος; why is the house hushed? Eur.
II.trans. to hold silent, to keep secret, Hdt., Aesch., etc.:—Pass. to be kept silent or secret, Lat. taceri, Hdt., Eur., etc.; ἐσιγήθη σιωπή silence was kept, Eur.

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