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δημο-ικός , ή, όν,
A.of or for the people, in common use, δ. γράμματα in Egypt, opp. ἱρά, Hdt.2.36; “οἶνοςPlu.Mar.44; of opinions and the like , “ὑπόληψιςpopular, Arist.Metaph.989a11; common, ordinary,ὀνόματαLuc. Hist.Conscr.22; “ὕληMax.Tyr.10.7; “πράγματα μικρὰ καὶ δ.Plu.2.408c.
2. = δημόσιος, τὰ -κά public affairs, Alciphr.1.4; “δ. λειτουργίαPSI1.86 (iv A. D.).
II. of the populace, one of them, D.21.209. Adv. “-κῶς, ἐσταλμένοςLuc.Scyth.5.
3. of governments, popular, democratic,πολιτείαArist.Pol.1292b13: Comp. “-ώτεραId.Ath.22.1.
4. δ. δικαστήριον trying suits between citizens, SIG286.17 (Milet., iv B. C.).
5. Adv. “χρῆσθαι ἀλλήλοις δ.in a spirit of equality, Arist.Pol.1308a11; δ. πεπαιδευμένοι ib.1310a17; “δ. ἐρίζεινlike a free and independent citizen, Luc.Ner.9.
III. of or belonging to a deme, opp. δημόσιος, Lexap. D.43.71; “ἱεράHsch. s.v. δημοτελῆ.
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