previous next
κρι^τ-ής , οῦ, , voc.
A.κριτήHippon.118: (κρίνω):—judge, umpire, A.Supp.397, Hdt.3.160, etc.; “ἐν πέντε κριτῶν γούνασι κεῖταιEpich.229; κ. τῶν ἀληθῶν, opp. δοξαστής, Antipho 5.94; κριταὶ ἀπὸ τοῦ ἴσου, opp. ἀγωνισταί, Th.3.37; “τῶν . . λεγομένων μὴ κακοὺς κ.Id.1.120; “κ. περί τινοςLys.16.21, Pl.Phlb.65a; at Athens, usu. of the judges in the poetic contests, Ar.Ach.1224, Nu.1115, Av.445, cf. And.4.21; rarely, = δικαστής, Demad.3: so metaph. in Aeschin.3.232; πάντα τὰ στοιχεῖα κριτὴν εἴληφε, i. e. each element has found favour with some philosopher, An.405b8, cf. Pol.1337a42; of the Judges of Israel, LXX Jd.2.16, al.; κ. δοθείς, = Lat. judex datus, POxy.1195.1 (ii A. D.); ἐπίλεκτος κ., = judex selectus, OGI567.10 (Attalia, ii A. D.).
2. κ. ἐνυπνίων interpreter of dreams, A.Pers.226.
hide Dictionary Entry Lookup
Use this tool to search for dictionary entries in all lexica.
Search for in
How to enter text in Greek:
hide References (13 total)
  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (13):
    • Aeschines, Against Ctesiphon, 232
    • Aeschylus, Persians, 226
    • Aeschylus, Suppliant Maidens, 397
    • Andocides, Against Alcibiades, 21
    • Antiphon, On the murder of Herodes, 94
    • Aristophanes, Birds, 445
    • Herodotus, Histories, 3.160
    • Lysias, For Mantitheus, 21
    • Plato, Philebus, 65a
    • Thucydides, Histories, 1.120
    • Thucydides, Histories, 3.37
    • Aristophanes, Acharnians, 1224
    • Aristophanes, Clouds, 1115
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: