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ἐντέλλω ,
A.enjoin, command, Act. only in Pi.O.7.40, S.Fr.269:— mostly in Med., “τινί τιHdt.1.47, etc.; in a will, “φίλοις ταῦτα ἐντέλλομαιDiog.Oen.66: c. dat. pers. et inf., Hdt.1.53, Pl.R.393e, etc.; ἐντείλασθαι ἀπὸ γλώσσης command by word of mouth, Hdt.1.123: so in pf., “ἐντέταλταιLXX 3 Ki.13.17; “ἐντεταλμένοι εἴησανPlb.18.2.1, cf. Hdn.1.9.9:—Pass., “τὰ ἐντεταλμέναcommands, Hdt.1.60,5.73, S. Fr.462, X.Cyr.5.5.3.
II. invest with legal powers, authorize to act,. σοι καὶ ἐπιτρέπωPLips.38.5 (iv A. D.), cf. PMasp.124.6 (vi A. D.).
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    • Herodotus, Histories, 1.123
    • Herodotus, Histories, 1.47
    • Herodotus, Histories, 1.53
    • Herodotus, Histories, 1.60
    • Herodotus, Histories, 5.73
    • Plato, Republic, 393e
    • Xenophon, Cyropaedia, 5.5.3
    • Sophocles, Ichneutae, 269
    • Sophocles, Ichneutae, 462
    • Polybius, Histories, 18.2.1
    • Old Testament, 1 Kings, 13.17
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