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ἔοικα (ϝέϝοικα), 3 du. ἔικτον, part. ἐοικώς, εἰκώς, fem. εἰκυῖα, ἐικυῖα, ἰκυῖα, pl. εἰοικυῖαι, plup. ἐῴκειν, du. ἐίκτην, 3 pl. ἐοίκεσαν, also ἔικτο, ἤικτο (an ipf. εἶκε, Il. 18.520, is by some referred here, by others to εἴκω): (1) be like, resemble, τινί (τι), ἄντα, εἰς ὦπα, Od. 1.208, Ω 630, Il. 3.158; ‘I seem to be singing in the presence of a god when I sing by thee’ (ἔοικα = videor mihi), Od. 22.348. —(2) impers., be fitting, suitable, be- seem; abs., οὐδὲ ϝέϝοικεν, Il. 1.119, and w. dat. of person, Il. 9.70, also w. acc. and inf., Il. 2.190; freq. the part. as adj., μῦθοι ἐοικότες, Od. 3.124; ἐοικότα μυ_θήσασθαι, καταλέξαι, γ 125, Od. 4.239.
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