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κατάγειος , Ion. κατάγαιος , ον,
A.under the earth, subterranean, “θησαυρόςHdt.2.150; “οἰκήματαId.3.97, etc.; “οἰκίαιX.An.4.5.25; “οἴκησιςPl.R.514a, Prt.320e; ἐκ τοῦ κ. from below ground, Id.R.532b; οἰκίσκος κ. v.l. in Paul.Aeg.6.21.
II. on the ground, τὰ κ. ground-floor rooms, opp. ὑπερῷα, D.H.10.32; στρουθοὶ κ. ostriches, Hdt.4.175, 192; cf. κατώγειος.
2. Subst., κατάγειον or κατάγαιον, τό, cellar, POxy.75.19 (ii A.D.), etc.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (8):
    • Herodotus, Histories, 2.150
    • Herodotus, Histories, 3.97
    • Herodotus, Histories, 4.175
    • Plato, Republic, 514a
    • Plato, Republic, 532b
    • Plato, Protagoras, 320e
    • Xenophon, Anabasis, 4.5.25
    • Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Antiquitates Romanae, 10.32
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