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μεμπ-τός , ή, όν,
A.blameworthy, E.Hel.462, Phld.Oec.p.70 J.: Comp. “μεμπτότεροςTh.2.61: mostly with a neg., Pi.Fr.220, S.OC1036, Th.3.57, etc.; οὐ μ. not contemptible, Id.6.13, Pl.Tht.187c; in a question, Hdt.7.48. Adv., “οὐδὲ τῶν ξένων μεμπτῶς μαχεσαμένωνPlu.Cleom.28.
II. Act., throwing blame upon, τινι S.Tr.446, where μεμπτός is fem.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (8):
    • Euripides, Helen, 462
    • Herodotus, Histories, 7.48
    • Plato, Theaetetus, 187c
    • Sophocles, Oedipus at Colonus, 1036
    • Sophocles, Trachiniae, 446
    • Thucydides, Histories, 3.57
    • Thucydides, Histories, 6.13
    • Thucydides, Histories, 2.61
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