previous next
λαμπρ-ύνω , mostly in pres. and impf. (v. infr.),
A.make bright or brilliant, “τὸν ἵππονX.Eq.10.1, cf. App.Anth.3.158; μὴ χρώμασιν ὄμμασιν codd. Stob.) τὸ σῶμα λ. deck with bright colours, Antiph.264; λαμπρύνει τὴν φωνήν (of garlic) makes the voice clear, Dsc.Eup.1.87:—Med., ἐλαμπρύνοντο τὰς ἀσπίδας polished their shields, X.HG7.5.20:—Pass., of a shield, to be polished or bright, Id.Lac.11.3; also εὕδουσα φρὴν ὄμμασιν λαμπρύνεται is lightened with eyes, A.Eu.104; “λελάμπρυνται κόραςS.Fr.710; also, to become manifest or notorious, “ἐν ἡμῖν ψόγος -ύνεταιE.El.1039.
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 (14 total)
  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (14):
    • Aeschylus, Eumenides, 104
    • Aristophanes, Knights, 556
    • Euripides, Electra, 1039
    • Euripides, Electra, 966
    • Strabo, Geography, 14.1.20
    • Thucydides, Histories, 6.16
    • Xenophon, Hellenica, 7.5.20
    • Xenophon, Constitution of the Lacedaimonians, 11.3
    • Xenophon, On the Art of Horsemanship, 10.1
    • Sophocles, Ichneutae, 710
    • Plutarch, Alexander, 70
    • Plutarch, Nicias, 26
    • Philostratus the Athenian, Life of Apollonius of Tyana, 2.43
    • Onasander, Strategicus, 1.22
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: