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χρήστ-ης (written χρείστης SIG364.40 (Ephes., iii B. C.)), ου, : gen. pl. χρήστων (not χρηστῶν, to distinguish it from the gen. pl. of χρηστός, Hdn.Gr.1.425): (χράω (B) A):— who gives or expounds oracles, prophet, soothsayer, Hsch., prob. in Milet.7p.50 (Didyma, i B. C.).
II. (κίχρημι) creditor, usurer, Ps.-Phoc.83, Ar.Nu. 240, 434(anap.), Lys.32.29, Lycurg.22, etc.
2. (χράομαι, κίχραμαι) debtor, Phoc.16, D.30.12, 32.12, IPE12.32B84 (Olbia, iii B. C.), cf. Harp. s. v.: c. gen., “κακοῦ ἀνδρόςPhoc. l.c.; “χρημάτωνD.36.6.
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    • Aristophanes, Clouds, 240
    • Aristophanes, Clouds, 434
    • Demosthenes, Against Onetor, 12
    • Demosthenes, Against Zenothemis, 12
    • Demosthenes, For Phormio, 6
    • Lycurgus, Against Leocrates, 22
    • Lysias, Against Diogeiton, 29
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