previous next
ἐφ - ίημι , part. ἐφι_είς, ipf. ἐφι?́ει, fut. ἐφήσεις, aor. ἐφῆκα, ἐφέηκα, subj. ἐφείω, opt. ἐφείην, imp. ἔφες, mid. pres. part. ἐφι_έμενος: let go at or upon.—I. act., of ‘sending’ one person to another, Il. 24.117; ‘letting fly’ missiles at anything, βέλεά τινι, Α 51, Il. 21.170; ‘laying (violent hands) upon’ one, Il. 1.567, Od. 1.254; met., of ‘inciting’ a person to some action, w. inf., χαλεπῆναι, ἀεῖσαι, Σ 108, Od. 14.464; also of ‘bringing’ or ‘imposing’ troubles, etc., upon one, πότμον, ἄεθλον, κήδεά τινι, Il. 4.396, τ 576, Il. 1.445.—II. mid., enjoin upon, command; τινί (τι), Il. 23.82, Il. 24.300, Od. 13.7.
hide Dictionary Entry Lookup
Use this tool to search for dictionary entries in all lexica.
Search for in
How to enter text in Greek:
hide References (10 total)
  • Cross-references in text-specific dictionaries from this page (10):
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: