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στέφω put round, Lat. circumdare, ἀμφὶ κεφαλῆι νέφος ἔστεφε δῖα θεάων Il.; θεὸς μορφὴν ἔπεσι στέφει Od.:—Mid. to put round one's head, Anth. surround, crown, wreath, τινὰ ἄνθεσι Hes.; μυρσίνης κλάδοις Eur.:—Mid., στέφου κάρα crown thy head, id=Eur.:—Pass. to be crowned, Aesch. crown with libations, Soph.

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