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ἀφηγ-έομαι , Ion. ἀπηγ- ,
A.lead the way from a point, and so generally, lead the way, go first, Pl.Lg.760d, etc.; “οἱ ἀφηγούμενοιthe van, X.HG4.8.37; . τῆς ἀποικίας, τῆς ἀγέλης, to be leader of . . , Arist.Fr. 514, Mir.831a22; “πρεσβείαςStr.1.3.1; “τῆς σχολῆςD.L.4.14; “τῆς ἈκαδημείαςPhld.Acad.Ind.p.57 M.; “ζῴωνPorph.Abst.2.38; οὐκ ἀφηγησαμένῳ δὴ τὸ τέλος ἐγένετο died without ever taking up his command, Phld.Acad.Ind.p.61M.
II. tell, relate, Hdt.1.24, al., E.Supp. 186; assert, Aret.CA2.7:—pf. in pass. sense, “ἀπήγηταί μοί τιHdt. 5.62; “τὸ ἀπηγημένονwhat has been told, Id.1.207, cf. 9.26.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (9):
    • Euripides, Suppliants, 186
    • Herodotus, Histories, 1.207
    • Herodotus, Histories, 1.24
    • Herodotus, Histories, 5.62
    • Herodotus, Histories, 9.26
    • Plato, Laws, 760d
    • Strabo, Geography, 1.3.1
    • Xenophon, Hellenica, 4.8.37
    • Aretaeus, De curatione acutorum morborum libri duo, 2.7
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