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ἄρνυμαι , aor. 1 ἠράμην, 2 sing. ἤραο, aor. 2 ἀρόμην, subj. ἄρωμαι, 2 sing. ἄρηαι, opt. ἀροίμην (ἀρέσθαι and ἄρασθαι are sometimes referred to ἀείρω, αἴρω, q. v.): carry off (usually for oneself), earn, win; freq. the pres. and ipf. of attempted action, οὐχ ἱερήιον οὐδὲ βοείην | ἀρνύσθην, were not ‘trying to win,’ Il. 22.160 ; ἀρνύμενος ἥν τε ψυ_χὴν καί νόστον ἑταίρων, ‘striving to achieve,’ ‘save,’ Od. 1.5, cf. Il. 6.446; aor. common w. κλέος, κῦδος, εὖχος, νι?κην, ἀέθλια, etc.; also of burdens and troubles, ὅσσ᾽ Ὀδυσεὺς ἐμόγησε καὶ ἤρατο, ‘took upon himself,’ Od. 4.107, Il. 14.130, Il. 20.247.
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