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ἔθος , εος, τό, (ἔθω)
A.custom, habit, . τὸ πρόσθε τοκήων (but prob. f.l. for ἦθος) A.Ag.728 (lyr.); “τὸ σύνηθες .S.Ph.894; “εἰ τὸ . συνθήκηPl.Cra.435a; “πάτρια .Id.Plt.295a: prov., ".", φασί, "δευτέρη φύσις" Jul.Mis.353a; ἐν ἔθει τῇ πόλει εἶναι to be the habit, Th.2.64; . ἐστίν τινι, c. inf., Cratin.Jun.7.1, Alex.253; ἔθος ἔχειν, c. inf., Plu. Them.4; ἔθει by habit, habitually, opp. φύσει, Arist.EN1179b21; “ἐν ἔθειId.Fr.122; δι᾽ ἔθος, opp. ἐκ γενετῆς, Id.EN1154a33; ἐξ ἔθους ib. 1103a17; “κατὰ τὰ Ῥωμαίων .PSI3.182 (iii A. D.), etc. (σϝέθ-, cf. Lat. suesco; v. βεσόν.)
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    • Aeschylus, Agamemnon, 728
    • Plato, Cratylus, 435a
    • Plato, Statesman, 295a
    • Sophocles, Philoctetes, 894
    • Thucydides, Histories, 2.64
    • Plutarch, Themistocles, 4
    • Julian the Emperor, Misopogon, 353a
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