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ἐκλάμπ-ω ,
A.shine or beam forth, Hdt.6.82, A.Pr.1083 (anap.); “ὅπλα ὥστε κάτοπτρον ἐξέλαμπενX.Cyr.7.1.2, etc.; “ὀμμάτων . πόθοςAPl. 4.182 (Leon.); “ὥσπερ ἀστραπήνHp.Epid.7.88; “πῦρ ἐκ λίθων .Arist. HA516b11 : metaph., “δίκας δ᾽ ἐξέλαμψε θεῖον φάοςTrag.Adesp.500; “ὥσπερ ἐκ πυρείων .Pl.R.435a; “ἐξ. δόξαPlb.31.23.2 ; of persons, Ph.1.326, al.; burst forth violently, of a fever, Hp.VM16 ; of sound, to be clearly heard, [ἐκ τῆς κραυγῆς] “ἐξέλαμψε τὸ καλεῖν τὸν βασιλέαPlb.15.31.1.
2. to be distinguished,δι᾽ εὐφυΐανPlu.Cic.2; “τῶν ἄλλωνLib.Or.62.37.
II. c. acc. cogn., flash forth,πυρωπὸν γλῆνος ἐκλάμψαν φλόγαA.Fr.300.4; σέλας E.Fr.330, cf. Lyc.1091 ; “πῦρApp.Syr.56, cf. BiasFr.Lyr.: metaph., “νοῦς . αἰσθήσειςPh.1.72 ; “ἀπὸ τοῦ ἑνὸς θεὸς ἑαυτὸν ἐξέλαμψεIamb.Myst.8.2.
III. Astrol.,=“διαυγάζω111, PLond.1.132.95 (i/ii A.D.).
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (8):
    • Aeschylus, Prometheus Bound, 1083
    • Herodotus, Histories, 6.82
    • Plato, Republic, 435a
    • Xenophon, Cyropaedia, 7.1.2
    • Polybius, Histories, 15.31.1
    • Polybius, Histories, 31.23.2
    • Hippocrates, De prisca medicina, 16
    • Plutarch, Cicero, 2
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