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βοηθ-όος , Dor. βοα_- , ον, (βοή, θέω, cf. βοη-δρόμος)
A.hasting to the cry for help or the call to arms, Il.13.477; β. ἅρμα a chariot hasting to the battle, 17.481.
II. aiding, helping, Pi.N.7.33, B.Fr.34:—Subst., helper, prob. Id.12.103, Theoc.22.23, Call.Del.27:—in Prose βοηθός , όν, assisting, auxiliary, “νῆεςTh.1.45: c. dat., “ τοῖς νόμοις β.Lys.Fr.53.1; freq. as Subst., assistant, Hdt.5.77, 6.100, Antipho 1.2, Pl.R.566b, al.; “τῆς ἐπιτροπῆςBGU1047iii 11 (ii A. D.); “τοῦ στρατηγοῦPOxy.1469.10 (iii A. D.), etc.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (8):
    • Antiphon, Against the Stepmother for Poisoning, 2
    • Bacchylides, Epinicians, 12.103
    • Herodotus, Histories, 5.77
    • Herodotus, Histories, 6.100
    • Homer, Iliad, 13.477
    • Plato, Republic, 566b
    • Thucydides, Histories, 1.45
    • Homer, Iliad, 17.481
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