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βαπτ-ίζω ,
A.dip, plunge,ξίφος εἰς σφαγήνJ.BJ2.18.4; “σπάθιον εἰς τὸ ἔμβρυονSor.2.63:—Pass., of a trephine, Gal.10.447; “βάπτισον σεαυτὸν εἰς θάλασσανPlu.2.166a; β. Διόνυσον πρὸς τὴν θάλασσαν ib. 914d:—in Pass., to be drowned, Epict.Gnom.47; of ships, sink or disable them, Plb.1.51.6, 16.6.2 (Pass.); ἐβάπτισαν τὴν πόλιν flooded the city, metaph., of the crowds who flocked into Jerusalem at the time of the siege, J.BJ4.3.3; “β. τινὰ εἰσφοραῖςD.S.1.73; “β. τινὰ ὕπνῳAP11.49 (Even.); “ὕπνῳ βεβαπτισμένοςArchig. and Posidon. ap. Aët. 6.3:—Pass., “ὡς ἐκ τοῦ βεβαπτίσθαι ἀναπνέουσιHp.Epid.5.63; to be drenched, Eub.68: metaph., “βεβαπτισμένοιsoaked in wine, Pl.Smp. 176b; ὀφλήμασι βεβ. over head and ears in debt, Plu.Galb.21; γνοὺς βαπτιζόμενον τὸ μειράκιον seeing that he was getting into deep water, Pl.Euthd.277d; “β. εἰς ἀναισθησίαν καὶ ὕπνονJ.AJ10.9.4; “ τῷ θυμῷ βεβαπτισμένος καταδύεταιAch.Tat.6.19; “ψυχή βεβαπτισμένη λύπῃLib.Or.64.115.
2. draw wine by dipping the cup in the bowl, Aristopho 14.5; “φιάλαις β. ἐκ . . κρατήρωνPlu.Alex.67.
3. baptize,τινάEv.Marc.1.4; “ἐν ὕδατι εἰς μετάνοιανEv.Matt.3.11:—Pass., “βαπτισθήτω ἕκαστος εἰς ἄφεσιν ἁμαρτιῶνAct.Ap.2.38; “εἰς ΧριστόνEp.Rom.6.3, etc.:—Med., dip oneself, LXX4 Ki.5.14; get oneself baptized, Act.Ap.22.16, 1 Ep.Cor.10.2:—Pass., perform ablutions, Ev.Luc. 11.38.
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    • Flavius Josephus, Jewish Antiquities, 10.9.4
    • Flavius Josephus, The Jewish War, 2.18.4
    • Flavius Josephus, The Jewish War, 4.3.3
    • New Testament, Mark, 1.4
    • New Testament, Matthew, 3.11
    • New Testament, Romans, 6.3
    • Old Testament, 2 Kings, 5.14
    • Plato, Symposium, 176b
    • Plato, Euthydemus, 277d
    • Polybius, Histories, 16.6.2
    • Polybius, Histories, 1.51.6
    • Plutarch, Alexander, 67
    • New Testament, 1 Corinthians, 10.2
    • New Testament, Acts, 2.38
    • Plutarch, Galba, 21
    • Diodorus, Historical Library, 1.73
    • Achilles Tatius, Leucippe et Clitophon, 6.19
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