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γηράσκω , fut. γηράσομαι [α_] Critias 1.5 (and in compds., ἐγ-, κατα-, συγ-, Th.6.18, Ar.Eq.1308, E.Fr.1058);
A.γηράσωPl.R.393e: poet. inf. “γηρα_σέμενSimon.85.9: aor. ἐγήρα_σα (κατ-) Hdt.2.146, Pl.Tht.202d (also causal, cf. infr. 11): acc. fem. part. γηράσασαν (v.l. γηρᾶσαν) Hdt.7.114: pf. “γεγήρα_καS.OC727, etc.:—also γηράω X. Cyr.4.1.15, Arist.EN1135b2, Men.481.14, Plu.2.911b, part. “γηρῶνEpict.Fr.3: aor. 2 (as if from γήρημι or γήρα_μι)“ ἐγήραIl.7.148, 17.197, Od.14.67, (κατ-) Hdt.6.72; inf. γηράναι [α^] A.Ch.908 (cum Sch.), S.OC870 (so EM230.53, but “γηρᾶναιMoer.115), part. “γηράςIl.17.197, dat. pl. “γηράντεσσιHes.Op.188, gen. pl. <ὑπερ-> γηράντων dub. in Ael.NA7.17; also γηρείς, έντος, Xenoph.9:—Med., “γηράσκομαιHes.Fr.171:—Pass., (ὑπερ-)“ γηραθείςPs.-Callisth.1.25:—grow old, and in aor. and pf., to be so, κηρύσσων γήρασκε grew old in his office of herald, Il.17.325, cf. 2.663, etc.; of things, “ὄγχνη ἐπ᾽ ὄγχνῃ γ.Od.7.120; “χρόνος γηράσκωνA.Pr.981; “πάλιν γὰρ αὖθις παῖς γ. ἀνήρS.Fr.487; “μετὰ τὴν δόσιν γ. χάριςMen.Mon.347; “τὸ τῆσδε χώρας οὐ γεγήρακε σθένοςS.OC727: c. acc. cogn., βίον τοιοῦτον γηράναι ib.870:—so in Med., Hes.Fr.171.
II. causal in aor. 1 ἐγήρα_σα, bring to old age, “ἐγήρασάν με τροφῇA.Supp.894; γηράσας πόδα (but perh. acc. cogn.) AP6.94 (Phil.). (Akin to γέρων, γῆρας.)
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    • Aeschylus, Libation Bearers, 908
    • Aeschylus, Prometheus Bound, 981
    • Aeschylus, Suppliant Maidens, 894
    • Aristophanes, Knights, 1308
    • Herodotus, Histories, 2.146
    • Herodotus, Histories, 6.72
    • Herodotus, Histories, 7.114
    • Hesiod, Works and Days, 188
    • Homer, Iliad, 17.197
    • Homer, Iliad, 7.148
    • Homer, Iliad, 17.325
    • Homer, Odyssey, 14.67
    • Homer, Odyssey, 7.120
    • Plato, Republic, 393e
    • Plato, Theaetetus, 202d
    • Sophocles, Oedipus at Colonus, 727
    • Sophocles, Oedipus at Colonus, 870
    • Thucydides, Histories, 6.18
    • Xenophon, Cyropaedia, 4.1.15
    • Homer, Iliad, 2.663
    • Sophocles, Ichneutae, 487
    • Aelian, De Natura Animalium, 7.17
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