ἐκεῖθι

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From ἐκεῖ (ekeî, there) +‎ -θι (-thi, at).

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ἐκεῖθῐ (ekeîthi) (poetic)

  1. there
    • 800 BCE – 600 BCE, Homer, Odyssey 17.10
      τὸν ξεῖνον δύστηνον ἄγ᾽ ἐς πόλιν, ὄφρ᾽ ἂν ἐκεῖθι δαῖτα πτωχεύῃ
      tòn xeînon dústēnon ág es pólin, óphr àn ekeîthi daîta ptōkheúēi
      Lead this wretched stranger to the city, that there he may beg his food.

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κεῖθι (keîthi) is the regular form in Homer; ἐκεῖθι is used only once, in the cited example.

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