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κερδ-α^λέος , α, ον, (κέρδος) of persons and their arts,
A.crafty, cunning, “κ. κ᾽ εἴη καὶ ἐπίκλοποςOd.13.291; “βουλήIl.10.44; “μῦθοςOd.6.148; “νοήματα8.548; of Ionian women, Aeschin.Socr.20.
b. esp. of the fox, Archil.89.5: hence κ. the wily one, the fox, Ael.NA6.64, etc.; cf. “κερδώ1.
II. Adv. -λέως to one's advantage, opp. δικαίως, Id.3.56.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (13):
    • Aeschylus, Eumenides, 1008
    • Aristophanes, Birds, 594
    • Herodotus, Histories, 9.7
    • Homer, Iliad, 10.44
    • Homer, Odyssey, 13.291
    • Homer, Odyssey, 6.148
    • Isocrates, To Nicocles, 18
    • Thucydides, Histories, 2.53
    • Thucydides, Histories, 3.56
    • Xenophon, Memorabilia, 3.4.11
    • Homer, Odyssey, 8.548
    • Aelian, De Natura Animalium, 1
    • Aelian, De Natura Animalium, 6.64
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