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ἀνό-ητος , ον,
A.not thought on, unheard of,ἄφραστ᾽ ἠδ᾽ ἀνόηταh.Merc.80.
2. not within the province of thought,νοήματα ὄντα ἀνόητα εἶναιPl.Prm.132c; not the object of thought, unthinkable, Plot.5.3.6 and 10. Adv. -τως without discursive thought, of vision, “βλέψαι .Id.6.7.16.
II. Act., not understanding, unintelligent, senseless, silly, Hdt.1.87, 8.24; ἀνόητοι oh fools! Ar.Lys.572; “ὦνόητεId.V.252; opp. προνοητικός, X.Mem.1.3.9: Comp. “-ότεροςLuc.Peregr.33; τὸ ., opp. τὸ νοῦν ἔχον, Pl.Ti.30b; “τῷ θνητῷ καὶ .Id.Phd.80b; “τὸ . [τῆς ψυχῆς]Id.R. 605b, etc.:—of animals, “τὸ τῶν προβάτων ἦθος εὔηθες καὶ .Arist.HA 610b23, cf. 622a3.
b. c. gen., not understanding,θεοῦMax.Tyr. 41.5; “τῆς φωνῆςLuc.Asin.44, cf. Ecphant. ap. Stob.4.7.64.
2. of acts, thoughts, etc., “. γνῶμαιS.Aj.162 (lyr.); “δόξαιPl.Phlb. 12d; “εὐχειρίηHp.Art.35; “. καὶ κενόνAr.Ra.530; οἴνου . . καὶ τῶν ἄλλων ἀνοήτων and all other follies, Id.Nu.417.
b. without mind,ἀνόητα καὶ ἄνευ ζωῆςPlot.5.5.1.
III. Adv. “-τωςAr.Lys.518, Pl. R.336e, etc.; “. διακεῖσθαιLys.10.4: Sup. “-όταταD.C.44.35:—also ἀνο-ητεί , AB1327, An.Ox.2.313.
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    • Aristophanes, Frogs, 530
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    • Lysias, Against Theomnestus 1, 4
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    • Hippocrates, De articulis, 35
    • Lucian, De morte Peregrini, 33
    • Cassius Dio, Historia Romana, 44.35
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