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ἀστικός , ή, όν, (ἄστυ)
A.of a city or town, opp. country,λεὼς .A. Eu.997; “βωμοίId.Supp.501; epith. of Hecate, IG9(2).575 (Larissa, v B. C.); τὰ . Διονύσια ( = τὰ κατ᾽ ἄστυ) Th.5.20; home, opp. ξενικός (foreign), A.Supp.618; . δίκαι suits between citizens, Lys.17.3; “. δικαστήριονIG12(7).3.32 (Amorgos); “. νόμοιPOxy.706.9 (ii A. D.).
2. as Subst., = ἀστός, TAM2.377,886 (Xanthus).
b. ἀστικοί, οἱ, = Lat. cohortes urbanae, D.C.56.32, 59.2; ἀστικόν, τό, Id.55.24.
II. fond of the town or town life, D.55.11.
2. = ἀστεῖος, polite, ἀστικά, as Adv., opp. ἀγροίκως, Theoc.20.4.—In codd. often written ἀστυκός.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (9):
    • Aeschylus, Eumenides, 997
    • Aeschylus, Suppliant Maidens, 501
    • Aeschylus, Suppliant Maidens, 618
    • Demosthenes, Against Callicles, 11
    • Lysias, On the Property of Eraton, 3
    • Thucydides, Histories, 5.20
    • Cassius Dio, Historia Romana, 55.24
    • Cassius Dio, Historia Romana, 56.32
    • Cassius Dio, Historia Romana, 59.2
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