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ἀμαιμάκετος , η, ον, also ος, ον Hes.Sc.207:—
A.irresistible, old Ep. word, also in Lyr. and Trag. (lyr.); of Chimaera, Il.6.179, 16.329; of fire vomited by her, Hes.Th.319; of fire generally, S.OT177; θάλασσα, πόντος, Hes.Sc.207, Pi.P.1.14; of ship's mast, proof against any strain, Od.14.311; of the trident, Pi.I.8(7).37; . μένος, κινηθμός, P.3.33, 4.208; “νεῖκοςstubborn, B.10.64; of the Furies, S.OC127; . βυθοῖς in unfathomable depths, IG3.900. [Usu. derived fr. - intens., μαιμάω, i. e. furious; but apptly. connected with ἄμαχος by Poets.]
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (8):
    • Bacchylides, Epinicians, 10.64
    • Hesiod, Shield of Heracles, 207
    • Hesiod, Theogony, 319
    • Homer, Iliad, 16.329
    • Homer, Odyssey, 14.311
    • Sophocles, Oedipus at Colonus, 127
    • Sophocles, Oedipus Tyrannus, 177
    • Homer, Iliad, 6.179
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