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ἀείρω, αἴρω (ἀϝείρω), aor. ἤειρα and ἄειρα, mid. I. ἀειράμην, pass. ἀέρθην (ἀερθείς, ἀρθείς), plupf. ἄωρτο, cf. ἄρνυμαι: raise up, lift; freq. w. ὑψόσε; of ‘swinging’ the lash (μάστι_γα), of the ‘carrying’ capacity of ships (ἄχθος ἄειραν, Od. 3.312), ‘made him light,’ Il. 19.386; mid. and pass., rise up, lift oneself, of dust in the air, of the balance, Il. 8.74, of birds ‘soaring,’ and of horses flinging up their heels. The part. ἀείρα_ς is added to verbs by way of amplification, Od. 1.141. Of ‘bringing and offering,’ Il. 6.264, esp. mid. (out of one's store), 293, Od. 15.106.
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