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θα^να^τήφορ-ος , ον,
A.death-bringing, “αἶσαA.Ch.369 (lyr.); περίοδος θ. cycle of mortality, Pl.R.617d; of hurts or accidents, Hp.Art.48; of a surgical operation, Antyll. ap. Orib.45.17.6; ῥίζα ἐν Αἰθιοπία, of arrow-poison, Acokanthera Schimperi, Thphr.HP9.15.2; “ὀδύναιArist.PA672a36; γένεθλα . . θ. κεῖται causing death by contagion, S.OT181 (lyr.); πᾶσαι μεταβολαὶ πολιτειῶν θ. X.HG2.3.32; “ἁμαρτίαLXXNu.18.22; δίκαι capital trials, Not.Arch.4.19 (Cyrene, Aug.); “ἐπιστολήHdn.4.12.8; “περιστάσειςVett.Val.225.7. Adv. “-ρως, νοσεῖνPhld.Rh.2.148S.: neut. sg. as Adv., “ἐπλήγη οὐχὶ -φόρονAen.Tact.27.9; but -φόρον ᾁδειν to sing a death song, AP11.186 (Nicarch.).
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (6):
    • Aeschylus, Libation Bearers, 369
    • Old Testament, Numbers, 18.22
    • Plato, Republic, 617d
    • Sophocles, Oedipus Tyrannus, 181
    • Xenophon, Hellenica, 2.3.32
    • Hippocrates, De articulis, 48
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