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διάνοια^ , , Aeol. διανοιΐα Alc.Supp.1a.1 (nisi leg. δι᾽ ἀνοιΐα[ν]), poet. also διανοία_ acc. to Eust.1679.29:—
A.thought, i.e. intention, purpose, Hdt.1.46,90, And.4.35, etc.; τῇ διανοίᾳ in the spirit of his action, D.21.219; “ὤλοντ᾽ ἀσεβεῖ διανοίᾳA.Th.831 (lyr.); “μαινόλις δ.Id.Supp.109 (lyr.); “εὔφρονος ἐκ δ.Id.Ag.797 (lyr.), cf. Eu.1013 (anap.); “τοῦ ὑπαπιέναι τὴν διάνοιαν ἔχεινTh.5.9; “ἐπί τινιIsoc.5.14; “πρός τινιAnaxipp.1.37; “ἐπ᾽ ἄλλο τι . . τρέψαι τινὸς τὴν δ.Pl. Euthd.275b; ἐξ ὅλης τῆς δ. with all one's heart, Arr.Epict.2.2.13; “ἐχθροὺς τῇ δ.Ep.Col.1.21.
IV. thought expressed, meaning of a word or passage, Pl.Ly.205b, Phdr.228d; “τὰς τῶν ὀνομάτων δ.Id.Cra.418a; “τὴν αὐτὴν ἔχει δ An.404a17; φυσικὴ δ. τοῦ νόμου Aristeas171; so δ., opp. ῥητόν, spirit, opp. letter, Hermog.Stat.2.
V. intellectual capacity revealed in speech or action by the characters in drama, Arist.Po.1450a6, b11, 1456a34, Rh.1404a19, al. (Rare in Poetry.)
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