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ἐπιφων-έω ,
A.mention by name, tell of,ἐπιφωνεῖν..ἱερὰν θήκηνS.OC 1762 (anap.), cf. Aristaenet.1.14:—Med., Il.Parv.Fr.2.
b. add a title, Ph.1.337.
2. say with respect to,τινὶ ἐπιφώνημαPlu.Alex. 3 ; “εἴς τιId.Luc.39 ; “ἐπί τινοςApollon.Cit.3 ; apply a phrase to, τινι Ath.5.178e: freq. of quoted sayings, “. τὸ τραγικόν κτλ.Ph.1.127, cf. Plu.Alc.23, al.
3. call out, proclaim, exclaim,. ὡς " εὖ ἡμῖν βεβίωται "Epicur.Sent.Vat.47; “ἐπεφώνουν λέγοντες κτλ.Ev.Luc.23.21, cf. PRyl.77.33 (ii A.D.); . τινὶ καλῶς λέγειν Aristeas 196, cf. Phld.Herc.1251.17,al., lG14.830 (Puteoli, ii A.D.); τῷ παρὰ δεῖπνον ἀκράτῳ προσδιδομένῳ τὸν Ἀγαθὸν ἐπιφωνοῦσι Δαίμονα Philonid.Med. ap. Ath.15.675b:—Pass., τὸ τοῖς γαμοῦσιν -φωνούμενον " ταλασίῳ " Plu. Pomp.4.
4. respond, in ritual, LXX 2 Ma.1.23.
5. subjoin, add as a finishing touch, Demetr.Eloc.107:—Pass., ib.110, Hermog.Inv.4.9.
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    • New Testament, Luke, 23.21
    • Sophocles, Oedipus at Colonus, 1762
    • Plutarch, Alexander, 3
    • Old Testament, 2 Maccabees, 1.23
    • Plutarch, Alcibiades, 23
    • Plutarch, Pompey, 4
    • Plutarch, Lucullus, 39
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