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τύρσις , , gen. ιος Hp.Art.43, X.An.7.8.12; ιδος IG12(7).115.4 (Amorgos, ii/i B. C.); acc.
A.τύρσινPi.O.2.70, Hp.l.c., X.An.7.8.13: nom. and acc. pl. τύρσεις, gen. εων, dat. εσι, ib.4.4.2, HG4.7.6, Cyr.7.5.10; acc. pl. “τύρσιαςLyc.834, Maiist.2:—also τύρρις , Hsch. (whence Lat. turris is borrowed):—tower, Pi. l.c., Hp. l. c. (cf. Gal.18(1).518); esp. tower on a wall, bastion, X. ll. cc.; opp. προμαχών, J.BJ5.4.3 sq.; also, walled city or fortified house, Nic.Al.2; = villa rustica, πύργος, IGl.c.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (7):
    • Flavius Josephus, The Jewish War, 5.4.3
    • Xenophon, Anabasis, 4.4.2
    • Xenophon, Anabasis, 7.8.13
    • Xenophon, Anabasis, 7.8.12
    • Xenophon, Cyropaedia, 7.5.10
    • Xenophon, Hellenica, 4.7.6
    • Hippocrates, De articulis, 43
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