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χορηγ-έω , Boeot. and Dor. χορηγ-α_γέω , IG7.3210 (Orchom.), 12(1).383 (Rhodes), etc.:—
A.lead a chorus,χορῷSimon.147, Pl.Grg.482b (cf. signf.11): c. gen., “χ. ἡμῶνId.Lg.654a: hence metaph., take the lead in a matter, c. gen., “τούτου τοῦ λόγουId.Tht.179d.
II. of the χορηγός, defray the cost of bringing out a chorus at the public festivals, abs., “χορηγεῖν, τριηραρχεῖν, εἰσφέρεινD.18.257; ἐχόρευες, ἐγὼ δ᾽ ἐχορήγουν interpol. ib.265; “χ. λαμπρῶςAntipho 2.2.12, etc.; “κάλλιονIsoc.19.36: freq. in Inscrr., Θεμιστοκλῆς ἐχορήγει: Φρύνιχος ἐδίδασκεν: Ἀδείμαντος ἦρχεν ap.Plu.Them.5, cf. IG12.770, etc.; also “ δῆμος ἐχορήγειIG22.3079, al.: c. acc. cogn., “χορηγίας χ.Antipho 5.77, Lys.12.20; “[τῇ φυλῇ]Luc.Dem.Enc.45; “χ. ἈθηναίωνPlu.2.724b: freq. with a word to denote the occasion, “Λήναια χορηγῶνAr.Ach.1155 (lyr.); “χ. παισὶν ΔιονύσιαD.21.64; “εἰς ἈπολλώνιαIG11(2).106.1 (Delos, iii B. C.); “ἀνδράσι χ. ἐς ΔιονύσιαLys. 21.2; χ. κωμῳδοῖς, πυρριχισταῖς, ib.4; “τραγῳδοῖςIs.6.60; “κωμῳδοῖςIG22.3090 (less freq. with the Art. added, “χ. τὰ Διονύσια τοῖς τραγῳδοῖςArist.Fr.630); also “Παναθηναίοις χ.D.21.156:—Pass., to have choragi found for one,χορηγοῦσιν μὲν οἱ πλούσιοι, χορηγεῖται δὲ δῆμοςX.Ath.1.13; ἄριστα χορηγοῦνται οἱ παῖδες are well found by their choragus, Antipho 6.13.
3. metaph. also,
a. c. acc. pers., furnish abundantly with a thing, esp. with supplies for war,χ. τὸ στρατόπεδον τοῖς ἐπιτηδείοιςPlb.3.68.8, cf. 49.11, 52.7, etc.; “χρήμασι πρός τιId.5.42.7:—Pass., to be well supplied,τοῖς ἐκτὸς ἀγαθοῖς κεχορηγημένοςArist.EN1101a15, cf. 1179a11: abs., κάλλιστα κεχορηγημένος best furnished, Id.Pol.1288b14; κεχ.
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