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πάνυ^ [α^], Adv., (πᾶς)
A.altogether, first in Xenoph.1.18, then in Trag. and Att., mostly in Prose:
1. with Verbs, A.Ch.861 (anap.), Pl. Cra.386c, Euthd.272d, etc.; π. μανθάνω perfectly, Ar.Ra.65,195; “ὡς π. εἰδῆτεX.An.6.1.31: with Adjs., very, exceedingly, π. πολλοί, ὀλίγοι, μικρός, etc., very many or few, very small, A.Ag.1456 (anap.), Pl. Ap.25b, Arist.HA542a5; “π. ταρφύςA.Pers.926 (anap.); “π. πλούσιοιLys.19.15. etc.: freq. in opposed clauses, “οὐ πονηρός, ἀλλὰ καὶ π. χρηστόςD.21.83; οὐκ ὀρθῶς, οὐδὲ δικαίως, ἀλλὰ καὶ π. αἰσχρῶς ibid.: after the Adj., ὀλίγοι π., σπάνιος π., X.An.4.7.14 (v.l.), 1.9.27, cf. Pl.Cra.402a; separated from it, “ἐκτὸς π. τινῶν ὀλίγωνId.R.605c, cf. Euthd.287b: with Nouns in adj. sense, “π. εἶναι ὑβριστήςId.Ap. 26e: in late writers with Sup., π. φαυλότατος Sch.Ar.Ra.1363, cf. Ath.1.22d (π. γάρ ἐστιν ὡρικωτάτη is dub. in Crates Com.40): with Advbs., “π. ταχύEup.311; “ταχὺ π.Ar.Pl.57; π. σφόδρα ib.25,745, Pl.Ap.25a; “σφόδρα π.Aeschin.2.36; π. πολύ very much, Pl.Chrm. 157d, X.Cyr.6.1.41, etc.; “μόγις π.Pl.Ap.21b; π. μόλις or μόλις π., Philem.88, Eub.30; εὖ π. Theopomp. Com.14, etc.: with adverbial phrases, π. σπουδῇ in very great haste, D.20.105; “σπουδῇ π.Th.8.89; π. ἐν τῷ μεγίστῳ κινδύνῳ ib.50; “π. ἐξ εἰκότος λόγουPl.Euthd. 305e; “ἐν ὀλίγῳ χρόνῳ π.Id.Hp.Ma.282e; “π. παρὰ πολλοῖςId.Euthd. 305c; “π. ἐπὶ σμικροῖςId.Ap.40a; “ἀπὸ σμικροῦ π.Ar.Pl.377: with part., π. ἀδικῶν if ever so criminal, Th.3.44.
4. in affirmative answers, by all means, no doubt, Ar.Pl.393: mostly with a Particle added, “πάνυ γεPl.Alc.1.107e, etc.; “καὶ πάνυ γεId.Chrm.154e; π. γε, ἀλλά . . very well, but . . , D.21.89; “πάνυ μὲν οὖνAr.Pl.97, Pl.Euthphr. 13d, al.; πάνυ καλῶς no I thank you, Ar.Ra.512.
II. πάνυ the real, the very (“τοῦ π. ΔιόςLuc.Icar.2): hence, the excellent, the famous, “οἱ π. τῶν στρατιωτῶνTh.8.1, D.C.Fr.70.6; “ π. ΠερικλῆςX. Mem.3.5.1; “οἱ π. ἐπ᾽ ἀξιώματοςIG12(7).407.14 (Amorgos); οἱ π. alone, prob. in Th.8.89 (omitting στρατηγῶν)“; π.Luc.Vit.Auct. 22.
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