Book 1.75 - 84.2

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  1. τον μητροπατορα
    grandfather
  2. σημανεω (σημαινω)
    Fut! I shall point out
  3. ἐπιμεμφομενος (ἐπιμεμφομαι)
    having blamed
  4. την μοιραν
    means 'lot', hence 'fate' but also 'territory', as here
  5. τας γεφυρας
    the bridges
  6. διεβιβασε (διαβιβαζω)
    he transported
  7. ὁπως
    here 'how'
  8. ἀριστερης χειρος
    from the lefthand side
  9. την διωρυχα
    a trench
  10. μηνοειδεα (ης  ες)
    crescent-shaped
  11. ἐκ των ἀρχαιων ῥεεθρων
    out of its ancient course
  12. παραμειβομενος (παραμειβω)
    passing by
  13. ἐσβαλλοι (εἰσβαλλω)
    it might empty itself into
  14. διαβατος  η  ον
    crossable
  15. ἀποξηρανθηναι (ἀποξηραινω)
    to have been dried up
  16. προσιεμαι (προσιημι)
    I believe, approve
  17. φθειρων (φθειρω)
    destroying
  18. τους κληρους
    the lands/estates
  19. τας περιοικιδας
    the surrounding dwellings
  20. ἀναστατους (oς  ον)
    made to depart
  21. ἠντιουτο (ἀντιοομαι)
    he was opposing
  22. διεστησαν (διιστημι)
    they separated
  23. ἠγωνισατο (ἀγωνιζομαι)
    it contended
  24. (77)  το στρατευμα
    the campaign, invading force
  25. μεμφθεις (μεμφομαι)
    having been blamed
  26. τῃ ὑστεραιῃ
    the next day
  27. ἐπιων (ἐπειμι)
    attacking
  28. ἐς χρονον ῥητον
    at a stated/fixed time
  29. ἁλισας (ἁλιζω)
    having gathered
  30. ἐνενωτο (νοεω)
    he had thought
  31. παρεις (παριημι)
    having passed
  32. τῳ ἠρι
    in the spring
  33. πεμπτον (ος  η  ον)
    fifth
  34. ξεινικος  ον
    mercenary, hired
  35. ἀγωνισαμεος οὑτω παραπλησιως
    having fought so equally
  36. ἐπιλεγομενῳ (ἐπιλεγω)
    being reasoned
  37. το προαστιον
    the outer city
  38. των ὀφιων
    snakes
  39. ἐνεπλησθη (ἐμπιμπλημι)
    it was filled full
  40. τας νομας
    pastures
  41. κατησθιον (κατεσθιω)
    they devoured
  42. των ἐξηγητεων
    the advisers
  43. ἡλω (ἁλισκομαι)
    he was taken
  44. ἀλλοθροον (ος  ον)
    speaking a foreign tongue
  45. προσδοκιμον  (ος  ον)
    expected
  46. ἐπιχωριους (ος  ον)
    inhabiting
  47. τον/την ἐπηλυδα
    a foreigner
  48. (79) ἐληλυθεε (ἐρχομαι)
    he had come
  49. καταδοκεω
    suspect, suppose
  50. ἀλκιμωτερον (ἀλκιμος  η  ον)
    more warlike
  51. ψιλον  (ος  α  ον)
    bare
  52. συρρηγνυσι (συρράσσω)
    they dash together with
  53. τασσομενους (τασσω)
    arraying, marshalling
  54. ὑποθεμενου (ὑποτιθημι)
    suggesting, advising
  55. οἱ καμηλοι
    camels
  56. τα ἀχθεα
    burdens
  57. την ἱππαδα
    cavalry-dress
  58. ἐνεσταλμενους (ἐνστελλω)
    dressing in
  59. προσεταξε (προστασσω)
    he posted/he ordered
  60. προιεναι
    to advance
  61. τον πεζον λεων
    του πεζου
    the infantry
  62. φειδομενους (φειδομαι)
    sparing
  63. συλλαμβανομενος (συλλαμβανω)
    being apprehended, seized
  64. ἀμυνηται (ἀμυνω)
    he should ward off
  65. ἀνεχεται (ἀνεχομαι)
    it endures
  66. ἐσεσοφιστο (σοφιζω)
    he had instructed
  67. ἐπειχε (ἐπεχω)
    • held onto
    • he intended
  68. ἐλλαμψεσθαι (ἐλλαμπω)
    to gain glory
  69. ὠσφροντο (ὀσφραινομαι)
    they caught the scent
  70. διεφθαρτο (διαφθειρω)
    it was utterly destroyed
  71. ἀποθοροντες (ἀποθρῳσκω)
    having leapt from
  72. πεζοι (ος  η  ον)
    on foot
  73. κατειληθεντες (κατειλεω)
    having been forced up
  74. ἐπολιορκεοντο (πολιορκεω)
    they were besieged
  75. μεχρι
    until, as far as
  76. προς ἑσπερην
    the west
  77. τῃ ἠπειρῳ
    the mainland
  78. συνεβησαν ἐς λογους συνελθοντες
    having come together to talk they agreed
  79. περιγενωται (περιγιγνομαι)
    they should be superior
  80. ἀπαλλασσεσθαι (ἀπαλλασσω)
    to return
  81. ἑσσουμενους (ἡσσαομαι)
    being beaten
  82. ἐπαμυνοιεν (ἐπαμυνω)
    they might aid
  83. συνθεμενοι (συντιθημι)
    having agreed, made the contract
  84. οἱ λογαδες
    the chosen ones
  85. ἰσοπαλεων (ης  ες)
    equally-matched
  86. νυκτος ἐπελθουσης
    nightfall
  87. σκυλευσας (σκυλευω)
    having stripped
  88. περιγεγονασι (περιγιγνομαι)
    they survived
  89. κατακειραμενοι (κατακειρω)
    they were shaving
  90. ἐπαναγκες (ης  ες)
    necessary
  91. κομωντες (κομαω)
    growing long hair
  92. την καταρην
    a curse
  93. χρυσοφορησειν
    to wear gold
  94. των συλλοχιτεων
    fellow-soldiers
  95. ἐνεστεωτων (ἐνιστημι)
    standing in, standing thus
  96. ἡλωκοι (ἁλισκομαι)
    it is taken
  97. ἐπεπαυντο (ἐπιπαυω)
    they ceased
  98. συμφορην μεγαλην
    great sorrow
  99. τεσσερεσκαιδεκατη
    14th
  100. ἐπιβαντι (ἐπιβαινω)
    mounting
  101. προεχωρεε (προχωρεω)
    it succeeded
  102. δεινον (ος  η  ον)
    fearful

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