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μαντ-εῖον , Ion. and Ep. μαντ-ήϊον , τό,, i.e.,
I. oracular response, mostly in pl., “μαντήϊα ΤειρεσίαοOd.12.272, cf. Hes. Fr.134.9, Hdt.2.174, Pl.Ap.33c: sg., Hdt.2.111, 9.33, Phld.Mus. p.87 K.
II. seat of an oracle, Heraclit.93, A.Eu.4, Hdt.1.46, Th. 2.17, Isoc.6.17; “τὸ Πυθικὸν μ.S.El.33: in pl. of a single shrine, A. Pr.831, E.Ion66.
III. method, process of divination, PMag.Lond. 46.1.
IV. in pl., rewards of divination, LXX Nu.22.7.
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    • Aeschylus, Eumenides, 4
    • Aeschylus, Prometheus Bound, 831
    • Euripides, Ion, 66
    • Herodotus, Histories, 1.46
    • Herodotus, Histories, 2.111
    • Herodotus, Histories, 2.174
    • Herodotus, Histories, 9.33
    • Homer, Odyssey, 12.272
    • Isocrates, Archidamus, 17
    • Plato, Apology, 33c
    • Sophocles, Electra, 33
    • Thucydides, Histories, 2.17
    • Old Testament, Numbers, 22.7
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