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στι?́γ-μα , ατος, τό,, Hdt.5.35, Arist.HA585b33, GA721b32, IG42(1).121.48, al. (Epid., iv B.C.), Polyaen.1.24; ς. ἱρά, showing that the persons so marked were devoted to the service of the temple, Hdt. 2.113; esp. of a slave, Pl.Com.187, Ps.-Phoc.225, Cod.Theod.10. 22.4; or a soldier, ibid., Aët.8.12; “στίγματα ἐξαίρει βατράχειον καταπλασθένDsc.Eup. 1.110: so metaph., “ς. ἸησοῦEp.Gal.6.17 (pl.); ἀνωφελῆ ς., of inscribed laws, D.Chr.80.5.
2. generally, mark, spot, as on the dragon's skin, Hes.Sc.166, cf. Paus.8.2.7, 8.4.7.
3. stud, LXX Ca.1.11.
4. ς. χρυσοῦν colour of gold, Ps.Democr. ap.Zos.Alch.p.119 B., cf.p.126 B.
5.= cicatricis signum, Gloss.
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    • Herodotus, Histories, 5.35
    • Herodotus, Histories, 2.113
    • Hesiod, Shield of Heracles, 166
    • New Testament, Galatians, 6.17
    • Pausanias, Description of Greece, 8.2.7
    • Pausanias, Description of Greece, 8.4.7
    • Old Testament, Canticles, 1.11
    • Dio Chrysostom, Orationes, 80.5
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