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δρύπτω , E.El.150: fut. δρύψω κατα-) AP5.42 (Rufin.): aor. ἔδρυψα, Ep.
A.δρύψαIl.16.324:—Med., Hes.Sc.243 (κατα-, tm.), E.Hec. 655 (lyr.): aor. “δρυψάμενοςOd.2.153:—Pass., AP7.2 (Antip. Sid.): plpf. “δέδρυπτοQ.S.14.391:—tear, strip,βραχίονα δουρὸς ἀκωκὴ δρύψ᾽ ἀπὸ μυώνωνIl. l. c.:—Med., δρυψαμένω δ᾽ ὀνύχεσσι παρειὰς ἀμφί τε δειράς tearing each other's cheeks and necks all round, Od. l. c.: mostly in sign of mourning, “δρύπτεν κάραE.El.150 (lyr.); “ἑκάτερθε παρειάςA.R.3.672; also δρύπτεσθαι παρειάν to tear one's cheek, E. Hec.655; without παρειάν, X.Cyr.3.1.13.
2. metaph., “τὴν δὲ χοῖρον αὐονὴ δρύπτειHerod.8.2.—Poet., X. and later Prose, as Philostr. VA3.38.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (8):
    • Euripides, Electra, 150
    • Euripides, Hecuba, 655
    • Hesiod, Shield of Heracles, 243
    • Homer, Iliad, 16.324
    • Homer, Odyssey, 2.153
    • Xenophon, Cyropaedia, 3.1.13
    • Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica, 3.672
    • Philostratus the Athenian, Life of Apollonius of Tyana, 3.38
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