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ἀγέρ-ωχος [α^], ον, poet. Adj. (used also in late Prose, v. infr.), in Hom. always in good sense,
A.high-minded, lordly, Τρῶες, Ῥόδιοι, Μυσοί, Il.3.36, 2.654, 10.430, cf. Alcm.122, B.5.35; “βάτραχοιBatr.145; once of a single man, viz. Periclymenus, Od.11.286, Hes.Fr.14; of noble actions, “. ἕργματαPi.N.6.34; “νίκηO.10(11).79; πλούτου στεφάνωμ᾽ . lordly crown of wealth, P.1.50; high-spirited, Philostr.Im.2.2,al.; ἀγέρωχα σκιρτᾶν ib.32; “-ότερα γυμνάσιαId.Gym.46.
II. later in bad sense, arrogant, Archil.154, Alc.120, Com.Adesp.162, LXX 3 Ma.1.25; “. ὄνοςLuc.Asin.40; of things, “φυτόνAnacreont.53.42. Adv. “-χωςAP9.745 (Anyte), Plb.2.8.7: Comp. “-ότερονId.18.34.3.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (8):
    • Bacchylides, Epinicians, 5.35
    • Homer, Iliad, 10.430
    • Homer, Iliad, 2.654
    • Homer, Iliad, 3.36
    • Homer, Odyssey, 11.286
    • Polybius, Histories, 18.34.3
    • Polybius, Histories, 2.8.7
    • Philostratus the Athenian, Gymnastica, 46
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