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πρώην , Dor. πρώα_ν Theoc.5.4,15.15; contr. πρῶν Call.Fr.84, Herod.5.62; πρᾶν Theoc.2.115:—
A.lately, just now, Il.5.832, 24.500, Ar.Fr.408, Alex.258, Herod.l.c., UPZ42.25 (ii B.C.), Cic.Att.6.4.3, etc.; in a book, above, Arist.EN1104b18.
2. long ago, Procop.Gaz. Pan.p.505 B.; Ἀγησίλαος π. ib.p.514 B.
II. more definitely, the day before yesterday, οὐ . . χθές, ἀλλὰ π. Th.3.113; μέχρι οὗ π. τε καὶ χθές till yesterday or the day before, i.e. till very lately, Hdt.2.53; “π. καὶ χθέςD.44.42; χθές τε καὶ π. Ar.Ra.726; χθὲς καὶ π. Pl.Lg.677d; τὰ ἐχθὲς καὶ π. Id.Grg.470d; ἐχθὲς καὶ π. Isoc.6.27; ἄρτι καὶ π., ὀψὲ καὶ π., Plu.Brut.1, 2.394b. (The first syll. of πρώαν is short in Theoc.; πρόαν is written in 15.15 (codd. opt.), v.l. in 4.60.)
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    • Cicero, Letters to Atticus, 6.4.3
    • Aristophanes, Frogs, 726
    • Demosthenes, Against Leochares, 42
    • Herodotus, Histories, 2.53
    • Homer, Iliad, 24.500
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    • Isocrates, Archidamus, 27
    • Plato, Laws, 677d
    • Plato, Gorgias, 470d
    • Thucydides, Histories, 3.113
    • Plutarch, Brutus, 1
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