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ἐλι_νύω , Hdt.1.67, Hp.Acut.47, A.Pr.53: impf.
A.ἐλίνυονHdt.8.71, “ἠλ-App.Mith.43; Ion. “ἐλινύεσκονA.R.1.589: fut. -ύσω [υ_] Pi.N.<*>.1, I.2.46: aor. “ἐλίνυ_σαHdt.7.56, A.Pr.529 (lyr.), etc.:—Poet. and Ion. Verb, also used in Trag. and late Prose (as Plu.Num.14), keep holiday, take rest, repose, freq. in Hp., as Acut.47; “μὴ ἐλινύεινHdt.1.67; διέβη στρατὸς . . ἐλινύσας οὐδένα χρόνον without any cessation, Id.7.56; ἐλινύσοντα . . ἀγάλματα to stand unmoved on their pedestals, Pi. N.5.1, cf.I.2.46; ὡς μή σ᾽ ἐλινύοντα προσδερχθῇ πατήρ see thee standing idle, A.Pr.53; “οὐκ ἐλινύειν ἐχρῆνAr.Th.598; . μίαν ἡμέραν Orac. ap.D.21.53.
2. c. gen. rei, rest from, “πλήθεος βρώμηςHp.Acut. 47 (v.l.<ἐκ>)“; ἔργωνD.H.1.33.
3. c. part., rest or cease from doing, “ἐλίνυον οὐδένα χρόνον . . ἐργαζόμενοιHdt.8.71, cf. A.Pr.529(lyr.), Call.Cer.48,Fr.248. [υ of the impf. short in A.R.1.862, long ib.589, indeterminate in Trag.] (Written ἐλιννύω in some codd.)
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (12):
    • Aeschylus, Prometheus Bound, 529
    • Aeschylus, Prometheus Bound, 53
    • Aristophanes, Thesmophoriazusae, 598
    • Demosthenes, Against Midias, 53
    • Herodotus, Histories, 1.67
    • Herodotus, Histories, 7.56
    • Herodotus, Histories, 8.71
    • Pindar, Nemean, 1
    • Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica, 1.589
    • Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica, 1.862
    • Plutarch, Numa, 14
    • Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Antiquitates Romanae, 1.33
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