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ἐπικοσμ-έω ,
A.add ornaments to, decorate after or besides, “τὰ ἱράHdt. 1.184; adorn, ἄγαλμα, ἕδος, Hyp.Eux.24,25; “τὴν θεόνIG22.1277; [“κέρκους] ἐπικεκόσμηκεν φύσις θριξίArist.PA658a32; . τινὰς ἐπιγράμμασι honour them with . . , Hdt.7.228; θεὰν . honour, celebrate, Ar.Ra.385; of funeral honours, X.Cyr.7.3.11: abs., “λέξις -οῦσαDemetr.Eloc.106:—Pass., Arist.Pol.1263a23; “ἱερὸν . ὅπλοιςSIG398.9 (Cos, iii B.C.), cf. Sammelb.996.4 (i A.D.).
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (6):
    • Aristophanes, Frogs, 385
    • Herodotus, Histories, 1.184
    • Herodotus, Histories, 7.228
    • Hyperides, Against Athenogenes, 24
    • Hyperides, Against Athenogenes, 25
    • Xenophon, Cyropaedia, 7.3.11
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