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μύρω [υ_], Ep. Verb, Act. only impf.,
A.flow, trickle, δάκρυσι μῦρον they trickled with tears, of poisoned arrows, Hes.Sc.132.
II. elsewh. always in Med. μύρομαι (in early Ep. only pres. and impf.), melt into tears, shed tears, “πολέες δ᾽ ἀμφ᾽ αὐτὸν ἑταῖροι μύρονθ᾽Il.19.6; “κλαίοντέ τε μυρομένω τε22.427; “γοόωσά τε μυρομένη τε6.373, cf. Od.19.119; “ἐλεὸν μύρετοHes.Op.206: aor. 1 opt. 2sg. “μύρηαιTheoc.16.31.
2. later, of a river, flow, “ῥείθροισι . . μύρεται ΣίνιςLyc.982, cf. A.R.2.372; αἵματι μ. trickle with blood, Id.4.666.
3. c. acc., weep for, bewail, Bion 1.68: aor. 1 inf. μύρασθαι and 3sg. ἐμύρατο (s. v.l.), Mosch.3.73, 90.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (9):
    • Hesiod, Shield of Heracles, 132
    • Hesiod, Works and Days, 206
    • Homer, Iliad, 6.373
    • Homer, Iliad, 22.427
    • Homer, Odyssey, 19.119
    • Homer, Iliad, 19.6
    • Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica, 2.372
    • Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica, 4.666
    • Bion of Phlossa, Epitaphius Adonis, 1.68
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