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τρίτος 1 τρεῖς

I.the third, Lat. tertius, Hom., etc.; τρίτος ἦλθε he came himself the third, i. e. with two others, Od.; so, τρίτος αὐτός, attic:— the third often appears as completing the tale, τρίτην ἐπενδίδωμι (sub. πληγήν) the third and finishing stroke, Aesch.; cf. σωτήρ I. 2.
II.τρίτη, with or without ἡμέρα, the day after to-morrow, ἐς τρίτην ἡμέραν Ar.; τῇ τρίτῃ Xen.;—but, χθὲς καὶ τρ. ἡμέραν yesterday and the day before, id=Xen.
III.τρίτον as adv., thirdly, Soph., Eur., etc.; also, τὸ τρίτον Hom., attic
1.(sub. ἱερά) a sacrifice to the dead, offered the third day after the funeral, Isae.
2.τὰ τρίτα λέγειν τινί to play the third part to any one, Dem.

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