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πρόβουλος , ον, (βουλή)
A.deliberating beforehand or for others, Ἄτα A.Ag.386 (lyr.): but usu.
II. pl., standing committee to examine measures before they were formally proposed to the people, Arist.Pol.1298b29, 1299b31, 1322b16; at Megara, Ar.Ach.755; Corinth, Nic. Dam.60 J.; Corcyra, IG9(1).682.12; Delphi, GDI2642.26; of the ἀμνήμονες at Cnidus, Plu.2.292a; “ἀπαγγέλλειν . . δήμου προβούλοιςA.Th.1011.
2. of the delegates of the twelve Ionian states at the Panionium, Hdt.6.7; of delegates appointed to consult on the mode of meeting Xerxes, “π. τῆς ἙλλάδοςId.7.172.
3. at Athens, committee of Ten, appointed after the Sicilian defeat (cf. Th.8.1), Decr. ap.Arist.Ath.29.2, Ar.Lys.421, Lys.12.65, Arist.Rh.1419a28.
4. of the Roman consuls, D.H.4.76, 5.1.
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    • Aeschylus, Agamemnon, 386
    • Aeschylus, Seven Against Thebes, 1011
    • Aristophanes, Acharnians, 755
    • Aristotle, Constitution of the Athenians, 29.2
    • Herodotus, Histories, 7.172
    • Herodotus, Histories, 6.7
    • Lysias, Against Eratosthenes, 65
    • Thucydides, Histories, 8.1
    • Aristophanes, Lysistrata, 421
    • Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Antiquitates Romanae, 4.76
    • Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Antiquitates Romanae, 5.1
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