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τα^πεινότης , ητος, ,
A.lowness of position, etc., “ταπεινότητος εἵνεκαHdt.4.22; “τ. τῆς χώραςD.S.1.31; “τῆς μήτραςPlacit.5.14.2.
2. of condition, low estate, abasement, Th.7.75; “εἰς τοσαύτην τ. καταστῆσαιIsoc.4.118, cf. D.10.74, Men.531.12, LXX Si.13.20, Phld.D.1.11.
3. lowness of spirits, dejection, σιωπήν τε καὶ τ. X.HG3.5.21.
4. in moral sense, baseness, vileness, Pl.Plt.309a; joined with μικροψυχία, Arist.Rh.1384a4.
5. of style, meanness, Quint. Inst.8.3.48.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (8):
    • Demosthenes, Philippic 4, 74
    • Herodotus, Histories, 4.22
    • Isocrates, Panegyricus, 118
    • Plato, Statesman, 309a
    • Thucydides, Histories, 7.75
    • Xenophon, Hellenica, 3.5.21
    • Old Testament, Ecclesiasticus, 13.20
    • Diodorus, Historical Library, 1.31
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