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ἐνδέω (B), fut.
A.-δεήσωHdt.7.18, etc.:—fall short, c. inf., τίνος ἐνδέομεν μὴ οὐ Χωρεῖν; what do we lack of going? E.Tr.797, cf. IA41 (anap.); ὅσου ἐνδέουσιν . . τὰ αὐτὰ ἔχειν how much they fall short of being indentical, Pl.Cra.432d; “ἕως γ᾽ ἂν μηδὲν ἐνδέῃ τοῦ ποιμενικὴ εἶναιId.R.345d, cf. 529d, Phd.74d:—also in Med., to be in want of, lack, “δριμύτητος ἐνδεῖταιId.Plt.311a, cf. X.Cyr.2.2.26, etc.:—so in aor. Pass., στρωμάτων ἐνδεηθέντες ib.6.2.30.
2. to be wanting or lacking, ποίεε . . ὅκως τῶν σῶν ἐνδεήσει μηδέν that nothing may be wanting on your part, Hdt.l.c.; “ σταθμὸς ἐνδεῖApp.Mith.47: c. dat., “ἐνδεῖ τι τῷ ἔργῳLuc.Tyr.10; “οὐδὲν ὑμῖν ἐνδεήσειHdn.2.5.8; . ταῖς παραγγελίαις to be deficient for . ., App.BC1.21; “ἐς βάθος τῷ ἀριθμῷ ἐνδέονArr.Tact.16.12; τὸ ἐνδέον the deficiency, POxy.1117.8 (ii A. D.).
3. impers., ἐνδεῖ there is need or want, c. gen. rei, “τοῦ ἴσου ἡμῖν ἐνδεῖ πρὸς τὸ εἰδέναιPl.Euthd.292e; πολλῶν ἐνέδει αὐτῷ ὥστε . . he had need of, was wanting in much, X.An.7.1.41; ἅπαντος ἐνδεῖ τοῦ πόρου there is a deficiency of all revenue, D.1.19; “ἐνδεῖ κωπῶνIG 2.789a6.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (15):
    • Demosthenes, Olynthiac 1, 19
    • Euripides, Iphigeneia in Aulis, 41
    • Euripides, Trojan Women, 797
    • Herodotus, Histories, 7.18
    • Plato, Republic, 345d
    • Plato, Republic, 529d
    • Plato, Phaedo, 74d
    • Plato, Cratylus, 432d
    • Plato, Statesman, 311a
    • Plato, Euthydemus, 292e
    • Xenophon, Anabasis, 7.1.41
    • Xenophon, Cyropaedia, 2.2.26
    • Xenophon, Cyropaedia, 6.2.30
    • Lucian, Tyrannicida, 10
    • Arrian, Tactica, 16.12
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