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χρόνιος 1 χρόνος

I.of persons, after a long time, late, χρόνιος ἐλθών Od.; χρ. φανείς Soph.
2.for a long time, χρόνιόν τινα ἐκβάλλειν, ἐλαύνειν id=Soph.; χρόνιός εἰμ᾽ ἀπὸ βορᾶς I have been long without food, Eur.
3.long-delaying, lingering, Aesch.; χρόνιοι μέλλετε πράσσειν Soph.; χρόνια τὰ τῶν θεῶν Eur.
II.of things, long, lasting long, long-continued, χρόνια λέκτρ᾽ ἔχων having been long married, id=Eur.; χρ. πόλεμοι Thuc.
III.adv. -ίως, Arist.: neut. pl. χρόνια as adv., Eur.:—comp. -ώτερον, Pind.

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