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δειπν-έω , fut.
A.-ήσωAr.Pax1084, X.Cyr.5.3.35, “-ήσομαιD.S.11.9, Gal.11.6: aor. ἐδείπνησα, Ep. “δείπνησαOd.14.111, etc.: pf. “δεδείπνηκαAr.Ec. 1133, etc.; Att. 1pl. “δεδείπναμενAlex.109, Eub.91; inf. “δεδειπνάναιAr.Fr.464,249,Pl.Com.144: plpf. “ἐδεδειπνήκεσανAntipho 1.18; Ep. “δεδειπνήκεινOd.17.359:—make a meal, Hom. (v. δεῖπνον): in Att. always, take the chief meal, dine, once in Trag., “δειπνεῖνE.Fr.894 (dub. l.); δ. τὸ ἄριστον make breakfast serve as dinner, X.Cyr.1.2.11; δ. παρά τινι with one, Antipho 1.18; [ἐν πρυτανείῳ] And.1.45.
2. c. acc., δ. ἄρτον make a meal on bread, Hes.Op.442; “δ. μοσχίονEphipp.15.13; “κοτύλην μίανAlex.221.17; “ξίφηMnesim.7; δ. τἀλλότρια, of parasites, freq. in Com., Theopomp.34, Eub.72, etc.; also “δ. ἀπό τινοςAr.Pl.890.
II. Act., entertain,τινάςMilet.7.68, Inscr.Cos131.
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    • Andocides, On the Mysteries, 45
    • Antiphon, Against the Stepmother for Poisoning, 18
    • Aristophanes, Ecclesiazusae, 1133
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    • Aristophanes, Plutus, 890
    • Diodorus, Historical Library, 11.9
    • Hesiod, Works and Days, 442
    • Homer, Odyssey, 14.111
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    • Xenophon, Cyropaedia, 1.2.11
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