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διαμαρτύρομαι [υ_], aor. 1 -μαρτυ_ράμην: pf. -μεμαρτύρημαι [υ^], Dep.:—abs., gods and men to witness, protest solemnly, esp. in case of falsehood or wrong, “βοᾶν καὶ δ.D.18.23,143; δ. μή . ., c. inf., Id.33.20; δ. ὅπως μή . ., c. fut., Id.42.28; δ. τινὶ μὴ ποιεῖν protest against his doing, Aeschin.2.89: c. inf., Plb.1.33.5,al.; call to witness,ὑμῖν τὸν οὐρανόνLXXJu.7.28.
2. generally, protest, asseverate, Pl.Phd.101a, etc., PSI4.422(iii B.C.): c. acc., bear witness to,τὸ εὐαγγέλιονAct.Ap.20.24; testify, LXXDe.32.46, al.; τῇ Ἱερουσαλὴμ τὰς ἀνομίας αὐτῆς ib.Ez.16.2.
3. abs., beg earnestly of one, conjure him, X.Cyr.7.1.9; “δ. καὶ παρακαλεῖνAct.Ap.2.40; δ. τινὰ ἵνα . . 1 Ep.Ti.5.21.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (12):
    • Aeschines, On the Embassy, 89
    • Demosthenes, On the Crown, 23
    • Demosthenes, Against Apatourius, 20
    • Demosthenes, Against Phaenippus, 28
    • New Testament, Acts, 20.24
    • Old Testament, Deuteronomy, 32.46
    • Plato, Phaedo, 101a
    • Xenophon, Cyropaedia, 7.1.9
    • Polybius, Histories, 1.33.5
    • New Testament, 1 Timothy, 5.21
    • New Testament, Acts, 2.40
    • Old Testament, Ezekiel, 16.2
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