ἐσθής

ἐσθής, ῆτος, [dialect] Dor. [full] ἐσθάς, ᾶτος, Pi.P.4.79, 253, , acc.
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ἐσθήν SIG 1215.7

(Myconos, iii/ii B.C.) : ([etym.] ἕννυμι):—clothing, raiment,

χαλκόν τε χρυσόν τε ἅλις ἐσθῆτά τε δόντες Od.5.38

; χρηστηρία ἐ. the dress of prophetesses, A.Ag.1270 ;

Ἀργολὶς ἐ. Id.Supp.237

; μετρίᾳ ἐσθῆτι χρήσασθαι to dress simply, Th.1.6 : καθαρὰ ἐ., = Lat. toga pura, Nic. Dam.Fr.127 J. ; τὴν ἐσθῆτα μεταβαλεῖν, = Lat. mutare vestem, put on mourning, D.C.37.33 (but

τὰς ἐσθῆτας μεταβαλέσθαι Plu.Pomp.59

) : in pl., of the clothes of several persons, A.Th.872 (anap.) ; of one, E. Hel.421 : abstract pl.,

πλούτους καὶ τρυφὰς καὶ ἐσθῆτας Pl.Alc.1.122c

, cf. cj. in Arist.Rh.1386a32, dub. in Pl.Grg.465b.
II collectively, clothes, ἐσθῆτα ἔσφερον εἴσω, i.e. the clothes just washed, Od.7.6 ;

ἔντυον εὐνὴν ἐσθῆτος μαλακῆς 23.290

;

τὰ ἐσθῆτος ἐχόμενα εἶχον κατηρείκοντο Hdt.3.66

, cf. X.An.3.1.19 : rarely in later Gr., Plu.CG2, PThead.49.4(iv A.D.), POxy.2110.5 (iv A.D.).
III metaph., ἐ. τῆς πόλεως, of walls, Demad.Fr.4.

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  • ἐσθῆτε — ἐσθής clothing fem nom/voc/acc dual εἰσθέω run into pres imperat act 2nd pl (doric aeolic) εἰσθέω run into pres subj act 2nd pl εἰσθέω run into pres ind act 2nd pl (doric aeolic) εἰσθέω run into imperf ind act 2nd pl (doric aeolic) εἰστίθημι put… …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

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