previous next
ἐγχειρ-ίζω , Att. fut. -
A.ι^ῶX.Oec.8.10: pf. “ἐγκεχείρικαPlu.Phoc.34:—put into one's hands, entrust, τί τινι or τινά τινι, Hdt.5.92.γ', Th.2.67, etc.; “τὰς ἀρχὰς . τινίHdt.5.72, cf. Arist.Pol.1305a16, prob. in Thphr.Char.30.15; “. τινί τὴν φυλακήνArist.Pol.1306a22; “. ἐμαυτὸν τῇ ἀτυχίᾳAntipho 2.4.1, etc.:—Pass., to be entrusted, τινί to one, Plb.5.44.1; “τὴν ἐγχειρισθεῖσαν ἑαυτῷ πίστινIG22.1028.72; “ -ισθεῖσά τινι χρείαPFlor.2.9 (iii A.D.); but ἐγχειρίζεσθαί τι to be entrusted with a thing, Luc. Prom.3, Am.39, Hdn.1.12.3, etc.: c. inf., διοικεῖν τὰ τῆς ἀρχῆς ἐγκεχειρίσμεθα we have been entrusted with the administration of the government, Id.8.7.5:—Med., take in hand, encounter, “κινδύνουςTh. 5.108, D.C.Fr.29.6, v.l. in S.E.P.1.91.
II. treat surgically, Hippiatr. 18.
hide Dictionary Entry Lookup
Use this tool to search for dictionary entries in all lexica.
Search for in
How to enter text in Greek:
hide References (10 total)
  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (10):
    • Antiphon, First Tetralogy, 4.1
    • Herodotus, Histories, 5.72
    • Herodotus, Histories, 5.92
    • Thucydides, Histories, 2.67
    • Thucydides, Histories, 5.108
    • Xenophon, Economics, 8.10
    • Theophrastus, Characters, 30.15
    • Polybius, Histories, 5.44.1
    • Plutarch, Phocion, 34
    • Lucian, Prometheus, 3
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: