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οἰκειότης , Ion. οἰκηϊότης , ητος, ,
A.a being οἰκεῖος (signf. II), kindred, relationship, Hdt.6.54, Th.3.86, etc. ; intimacy, friendship,φιλία καὶ οἰ.Id.4.19, cf. Pl.Smp.197d : pl., And.1.118, D.18.35, SIG557.35 (iii B. C.).
b. metaph., connexion of things, Pl.R.537c, M.Ant. 4.4, etc.
2. living together as man and wife, domesticity, marriage,τῆς ἙλένηςIsoc.10.42, cf. Lys.1.6 ; “εἰς οἰκειότητα καὶ παιδοποιίαν ὁρᾷChor. in Hermes17.215.
II. of words and phrases, proper sense, opp. μεταφορά, Plu.Cic.40, in pl.
III. conformity to nature or environment, Epicur.Sent.40, Frr.197,217.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (11):
    • Andocides, On the Mysteries, 118
    • Demosthenes, On the Crown, 35
    • Herodotus, Histories, 6.54
    • Isocrates, Helen, 42
    • Lysias, On the Murder of Eratosthenes, 6
    • Plato, Republic, 537c
    • Plato, Symposium, 197d
    • Thucydides, Histories, 3.86
    • Thucydides, Histories, 4.19
    • Plutarch, Cicero, 40
    • Marcus Aurelius, M. Antonius Imperator Ad Se Ipsum, 4.4
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