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μονή , , (μένω)
A.abiding, tarrying, E.Tr.1129, HF957, Ar.Av.418 (lyr.), X.An.5.1.5, etc.; opp. ἔξοδος, Hdt.1.94; opp. φορά, Pl.Cra. 437b; opp. κίνησις, Arist.Ph.205a17; τὴν μονὴν ποιεῖσθαι make delay, tarry, Th.1.131; “μὴ λαμβάνειν μονὴν μηδὲ στάσινPlb.4.41.4; “μ. τις καὶ στάσις τῆς φωνῆςAristox.Harm.p.12 M.: pl., Arist.Ph.230a20; “κινήσεις μοναί An.408b18; “μονὰς ποιεῖσθαιStr.1.3.12; persistence, continuance, “τοῦ αἰσθήματοςArist.APo.99b36.
2. permanence, “τῆς γῆςEpicur.Nat.11.10, cf. Dam.Pr.36.
3. Gramm., preservation, “τοῦ ν_A.D.Pron.50.25.
II. stopping-place, station, Paus.10.31.7; apartment, Ev.Jo.14.2,23; quarters, billets, OGI527.5 (Hierapolis).
2. monastery, Just.Nov.133.1, etc.
III. appearance in a court of law, PHib.93.2, 111.31 (iii B. C.).
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (10):
    • Aristophanes, Birds, 418
    • Euripides, Heracles, 957
    • Euripides, Trojan Women, 1129
    • Herodotus, Histories, 1.94
    • Pausanias, Description of Greece, 10.31.7
    • Plato, Cratylus, 437b
    • Strabo, Geography, 1.3.12
    • Thucydides, Histories, 1.131
    • Xenophon, Anabasis, 5.1.5
    • Polybius, Histories, 4.41.4
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