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μερ-ίς , ίδος, , (μέρος)
A.part, portion, Pl.Sph.266a, etc.; “κρεῶνPherecr.45 (lyr.), D.43.82, cf. Thphr.Char.30.4, LXX Ge.43.34, Plu. Ages.17, Hippoloch. ap. Ath.4.130d; “μ. δίκρεωςSIG1013.4 (Chios, iv B. C.); γυναιξὶν μερίδας ποησάντωσανἴσας ib.1044.42 (Halic., iv/iii B. C.): metaph., Vett.Val.345.16; τὴν μ. τὴν ἐξ Ἀρείου πάγου portion of sacrificial meat allotted to a member of the court, Din.1.56; “τὴν τοῦ Προμηθέως μ.Luc.Merc.Cond.26; “μ. τῆς οὐσίαςMen.235.5, cf. PLond.3.880 (ii B. C.); share in a mine, D.42.3: generally, ἐκτῶν λόγων μ. ἑκατέρῳ ἴση ἐστί (with vv. ll.), Antipho 5.51; “ἐν προσθήκῃ μ. οὐ μικράD.2.14.
3. plot of ground, LXX 4 Ki.9.21, al., CIL11.1147 pp.iii 2, vi86, al. (Veleia); “μ. γῆςPStrassb.84.3 (ii B. C.).
b. region, district, PPetr. 3pp.28,78 (iii B. C.), PTeb.32.18 (ii B. C.), OGI177.12 (Egypt, ii/i B. C.), Act.Ap.16.12, etc.
c. Astrol., “ κάτω μ.S.E.M.5.15.
d. metaph., province, Jul. adThem.266b.
II. division, class, “πολιτῶνE.Supp. 238, cf. Jul.adThem.253c; esp. in political sense, party, faction, Pl. Lg.692b, D.18.64; “ Σύλλα μ.Plu.2.203b.
IV. of persons, κακὰ μ. you bad lot! AP7.433 (Tymn.), cf. 355.3 (Damag.).
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    • Antiphon, On the murder of Herodes, 51
    • Demosthenes, Olynthiac 2, 14
    • Demosthenes, On the Crown, 64
    • Demosthenes, Against Midias, 70
    • Demosthenes, Against Phaenippus, 3
    • Demosthenes, Against Macartatus, 82
    • Euripides, Suppliants, 238
    • Old Testament, 2 Kings, 9.21
    • Pausanias, Description of Greece, 10.28.4
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    • Old Testament, Genesis, 43.34
    • Plutarch, Agesilaus, 17
    • Plutarch, Caius Marius, 29
    • Lucian, De mercede, 26
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