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ἀρχηγός , Dor. ἀρχα_γός , όν,
A.beginning, originating,λόγος ἀρχηγὸς κακῶνE.Hipp.881; primary, leading, chief,Τροίας . τιμάςId.Tr.196 (lyr.); “δύο φλέβες .Arist.PA666b25.
II. as Subst., founder, of a tutelary hero, S.OC60; as fem., ancestral heroine, B.8.51; “τοῦ γένουςIsoc.3.28, cf. D.S.5.56; “τῆς πόλεως θεὸς . τίς ἐστινPl.Ti. 21e; founder of a family, Arist.EN1162a4.
2. prince, chief,Δία . θεῶνB.5.179, cf. A.Ag.259; chief captain, leader,ἙλλάνωνSimon. 138; “ΒεβρύκωνTheoc.22.110; “. ἱερέωνCIG6798 (Dijon), cf. 2882 (Milet.).
3. first cause, originator,κοπίδωνHeraclit.81; “πράγματοςX.HG3.3.4, cf. Din.3.7, Isoc.12.101; “συγχύσεωςSIG684.8 (Dyme, ii B.C.); “φόνουPOxy.1241 iii 35; “σωτηρίαςEp.Hebr.2.10; “Θαλῆς τῆς τοιαύτης . φιλοσοφίαςArist.Metaph.983b20; “τῆς τέχνηςSosip.1.14; “τὸ .the originating power, Pl.Cra.401d, cf. Sph.243d; primary, fundamental,ἀρχηγὸν φωνήPhld.Po.2.19.
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