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καθέδρ-α , ,, κ. τοῦ λαγῶ a hare's seat or form, X.Cyn.4.4; chair, Herod.Med. ap. Orib.6.25.1, CPR22.8 (ii A.D.), Hdn.2.3.7; opp. κλίνη, Plu.2.714e; of rowers' seats, Plb.1.21.2; κ. λοιμῶν, πρεσβυτέρων, LXX Ps.1.1, 106(107).32.
2. sitting part, posteriors, Hp.Int.47, Poll.2.184, PRyl.63.10 (iii A.D.).
3. base of a column, Str.17.1.46.
II. sitting posture, Arist.Cat.6b11, PA689b21, Thphr.Lass.5,7, Plu.2.45c, etc.
2. sitting idle, inaction, “ἐν τῇ καθέδρᾳTh.2.18; “κ. καὶ σχολήPlu.Cam.28.
3. session, Luc. JTr.11.
III. chair of a teacher, “ἐπὶ τῆς Μωυσέως κ. ἐκάθισανEv.Matt.23.2; professorial chair, “ἐπὶ τῆς κ. σοφιστήςSIG845 (Eleusis, iii A.D.).
IV. imperial throne, τὸν ἐπὶ τῇ κ. τοῦ Αὐτοκράτορος, the Emperor's representative, BSA27.234 (Sparta, ii A.D.).
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (8):
    • Strabo, Geography, 17.1.46
    • Thucydides, Histories, 2.18
    • Xenophon, On Hunting, 4.4
    • Polybius, Histories, 1.21.2
    • New Testament, Matthew, 23.2
    • Old Testament, Psalm, 1.1
    • Plutarch, Camillus, 28
    • Lucian, Juppiter trageodeus, 11
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