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ἔγγυος , ον, (ἐγγύη, cf. ἀμφίγυος)
A.secured, under good security, “μνᾶς . . ἐγγύους ἐπὶτόκῳδεδανεις μέναςLys.32.15 (but v. ἔγγαιος 11).
2. reliable, in Comp., “ὅπλα -ώτεραThem.Or.15.197c (nisi leg. ἐχεγγ-).
II. Subst., = ἐγγυητής, ἔγγυον παρέχειν Thgn.286, cf. X.Vect.4.20, Arist.Oec.1350a19, SIG364.41 (Ephesus), 976.13 (Samos), PEleph. 8.19, Ep.Hebr.7.22, etc.; . τῆς προξενίας giving security for . . , IG9(2).4 (Hypata), etc.: fem. in Aeschin.Ep.11.12, BGU1051.10 (i B.C./ i A.D.).
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (3):
    • Lysias, Against Diogeiton, 15
    • New Testament, Hebrews, 7.22
    • Xenophon, Ways and Means, 4.20
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