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ἀνδρο-φόνος , ον,, Homeric epith. of Hector, Il.24.724, etc.; of Achilles, “χεῖρες .18.317; homicide, Pl.Phd.114a; generally, murderous,. τὴν φύσινTheopomp.Hist.217:—rarely exc. of slaughter in battle, but in Od.1.261 φάρμακον . a murderous drug:—epith. of αῖμα, Orph.H.65.4.
2. of women, murdering their husbands, Pi.P.4.252.
II. as law-term, one convicted of manslaughter, homicide, Lys.10.7, D.23.29, cf. ib.216:—hence as a term of abuse, “τοὺς . ἰχθυοπώλαςAth.6.228c, cf. Amphis 30.
III. . Κῶνος, a landmark at Athens, IG3.61 Aii 15.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (6):
    • Demosthenes, Against Aristocrates, 29
    • Homer, Iliad, 18.317
    • Homer, Iliad, 24.724
    • Homer, Odyssey, 1.261
    • Lysias, Against Theomnestus 1, 7
    • Plato, Phaedo, 114a
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