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καταθύω ,
A.sacrifice, “πρόβαταHdt.8.19, cf. X.An.4.5.35, Milet.1(9).368, D.C.65.13, etc.; [τοῖς θεοῖς] “πάνταAnon.Oxy.215i9; ofincense, burn as an offering, “λιβανωτοῦ Χίλια τάλανταJul.Or.2.79b.
2. offer, dedicate, τὴν δεκάτην Inscr. ap. X.An.5.3.13, D.S.4.21.
3. simply, kill, “αἶγαAret.CD2.12.
II. Med., φίλτροις καταθύσομαι will compel by magic sacrifices, Theoc.2.3 (-δήσομαι Sch.).
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (5):
    • Herodotus, Histories, 8.19
    • Xenophon, Anabasis, 4.5.35
    • Xenophon, Anabasis, 5.3.13
    • Diodorus, Historical Library, 4.21
    • Cassius Dio, Historia Romana, 65.13
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