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|Definition=(once πύυρ [ ] by 'distraction', <span class="bibl">Simon.59</span> codd. Hdn.Gr. (<span class="title">Rh.Mus.</span>35.101, 38.378)), τό, gen. <b class="b3">πῠρός</b>; not used in pl., <span class="sense"><p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<span class="bld">A</span> v. [[πυρά]], [[τά]]:—<b class="b2">fire</b>, <b class="b3">π. καίειν</b> or <b class="b3">δαίειν</b> to kindle <b class="b2">fire</b>, <span class="bibl">Il.8.521</span>, <span class="bibl">Od.7.7</span>, etc.; <b class="b3">π. ἀνακαίειν, ἅπτειν, ἐξάπτειν, αἴθειν, ἐναύειν</b>, v. sub vocc.; <b class="b3">π. ποιεῖν, ποιήσασθαι</b>, <span class="bibl">Anaxipp.1.12</span>, <span class="bibl">X.<span class="title">An.</span>5.2.27</span>; οἴσετε π. <span class="bibl">Il.15.718</span>; π. προσέφερον <span class="bibl">X.<span class="title">An.</span>5.2.14</span>; <b class="b3">π. ἐμβαλεῖν νηυσί, κλισίῃσι</b>, <span class="bibl">Il.15.597</span>, <span class="bibl">Od.8.501</span> (tm.); <b class="b3">π. φυσητέον, ῥιπίζειν</b>, <span class="bibl">Ar.<span class="title">Lys.</span>293</span>, <span class="bibl">Plu.<span class="title">Flam.</span>21</span>; as exclam., "πῦρ βοᾷ <span class="bibl">Men.<span class="title">Sam.</span>208</span>. </span><span class="sense">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<span class="bld">b</span> <b class="b3">π. τεχνικόν</b>, v. [[τεχνικός]]. </span><span class="sense">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<span class="bld">2</span> <b class="b2">funeral-fire</b> (cf. <b class="b3">πυρά</b>), ὄφρα πυρός με . . λελάχωσι θανόντα <span class="bibl">Il.7.79</span>, <span class="bibl">22.342</span>, cf. <span class="bibl">15.350</span>, <span class="bibl">23.76</span>; <b class="b3">ζῶντα διδόναι τινὰ πυρί</b> <b class="b2">burn</b> one alive, <span class="bibl">Hdt.1.86</span>. </span><span class="sense">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<span class="bld">3</span> <b class="b2">sacrificial fire</b>, ἐν πυρὶ βάλλε θυηλάς <span class="bibl">Il.9.220</span>, cf. <span class="bibl">Od.3.341</span>,<span class="bibl">446</span>; κατὰ τοῦ π. σπένδειν <span class="bibl">Pl.<span class="title">Criti.</span>120a</span>; διὰ τοῦ π. ὀμνύναι <span class="bibl">D.54.40</span>. </span><span class="sense">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<span class="bld">4</span> <b class="b2">hearthfire</b>, πυρὸς ἐσχάραι <span class="bibl">Il.10.418</span>, cf. <span class="bibl">Od.5.59</span>; ἕως ἂν αἴθῃ πῦρ ἐφ' ἑστίας ἐμῆς <span class="bibl">A.<span class="title">Ag.</span>1435</span>; πυρὶ δέχεσθαί τινα <span class="bibl">E.<span class="title">Or.</span>47</span>; <b class="b3">τὸ π. τὸ ἀθάνατον</b> <b class="b2">the fire</b> of Vesta, <span class="bibl">Plu.<span class="title">Num.</span>9</span>, etc.; deified, Πῦρ ἀθάνατον <span class="title">SIG</span>826 ii 14 (Delph., ii B.C.). </span><span class="sense">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<span class="bld">5</span> <b class="b2">lightning</b>, κεραυνὸς ἀενάου πυρός <span class="bibl">Pi.<span class="title">P.</span>1.6</span>; πῦρ πνέοντος κεραυνοῦ <span class="bibl">Id.<span class="title">Fr.</span>146</span>; πυρὸς ἀμφήκης βόστρυχος <span class="bibl">A.<span class="title">Pr.</span>1044</span> (anap.); πυρὶ καὶ στεροπαῖς <span class="bibl">S.<span class="title">OT</span>470</span> (anap.); παλτῷ ῥιπτεῖ πυρί <span class="bibl">Id.<span class="title">Ant.</span>131</span> (anap.); θείῳ πυρὶ παμφαής <span class="bibl">Id.<span class="title">Ph.</span>728</span> (lyr.). </span><span class="sense">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<span class="bld">b</span> <b class="b2">fire, light</b>, or <b class="b2">heat</b> of the sun, <b class="b3">θερινὸν π</b>., opp. <b class="b3">χειμών</b>, <span class="bibl">Pi.<span class="title">P.</span>3.50</span>, cf. <span class="bibl">Pl.<span class="title">Lg.</span> 865b</span>; of the stars, π. πνείοντα ἄστρα <span class="bibl">S.<span class="title">Ant.</span>1146</span> (lyr.); <b class="b2">summer solstice</b>, <span class="bibl">Alcm.79</span>, Paul.Al.<span class="title">A.</span>3. </span><span class="sense">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<span class="bld">6</span> <b class="b2">flame</b> of torches, <span class="bibl">S.<span class="title">Ant.</span>964</span> (lyr.), etc.; <b class="b3">π. εὐάγγελον, ἄγγαρον, πομπόν</b>, of the beacon fire, <span class="bibl">A. <span class="title">Ag.</span>21</span>,<span class="bibl">282</span>,<span class="bibl">299</span>. </span><span class="sense">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<span class="bld">7</span> <b class="b2">fever heat, violent fever</b>, <b class="b3">πῦρ ἔλαβέν [τινα</b>] <span class="bibl">Hp. <span class="title">Epid.</span>1.26</span>.ή, al.; ὁ δ' ἔχων θέρμαν καὶ π. ἧκεν <span class="bibl">Ar.<span class="title">Fr.</span>690</span>; τεταρταίῳ πυρί <span class="bibl">Call.<span class="title">Aet.</span>3.1.17</span>; π. ἄγριον <span class="bibl">Hp.<span class="title">Epid.</span>7.20</span> (of erysipelas acc. to Gal.19.134). </span><span class="sense">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<span class="bld">II</span> phrases, <b class="b3">ἐν πυρὶ γενέσθαι</b> to be consumed, come to nothing, <span class="bibl">Il.2.340</span>; <b class="b3">φεύγων καπνὸν εἰς πῦρ δεσποτείας ἐμπεπτωκώς</b> 'out of the frying pan into the <b class="b2">fire</b>, <span class="bibl">Pl.<span class="title">R.</span>569b</span>, cf. Prov. ap. <span class="bibl">Simp.<span class="title">in Epict.</span> p.72</span> D.; ἦν ἄρα πυρός γ' ἕτερα θερμότερα <span class="bibl">Ar.<span class="title">Eq.</span>382</span>; <b class="b3">πῦρ ἐπὶ πῦρ ἐγχεῖν, ἄγειν, φέρειν, ἐπεισφέρειν</b>, <span class="bibl">Cratin.18</span>, <span class="bibl">Ar.<span class="title">Fr.</span>453</span>, <span class="bibl">Arist.<span class="title">Pr.</span>880a21</span>, Plu.2.61a; <b class="b3">εἰς π. ξαίνειν</b> 'plough the sands', <span class="bibl">Pl.<span class="title">Lg.</span>780c</span>; βασανίζειν χρυσὸν ἐν πυρί <span class="bibl">Id.<span class="title">R.</span>413e</span>, cf. <span class="bibl">Plb.21.20.7</span>: as a type of things <b class="b2">irresistible</b> or <b class="b2">terrible</b>, ἀντίος εἶμι, καὶ εἰ πυρὶ χεῖρας ἔοικε <span class="bibl">Il.20.371</span>; μάρναντο δέμας πυρὸς αἰθομένοιο <span class="bibl">11.596</span>, al.; Ἕκτωρ πυρὸς αἰνὸν ἔχει μένος <span class="bibl">17.565</span>, cf. <span class="bibl">6.182</span>; so τὸ πεπρωμένον οὐ π. σχήσει <span class="bibl">Pi.<span class="title">Fr.</span>232</span>; κρεῖσσον ἀμαιμακέτου πυρός <span class="bibl">S.<span class="title">OT</span>177</span>; οὐδὲν θηρίον γυναικὸς ἀμαχώτερον, οὐδὲ π. <span class="bibl">Ar.<span class="title">Lys.</span>1015</span>; ἀναρχία κρείσσων πυρός <span class="bibl">E.<span class="title">Hec.</span>608</span>; ἐχίδνης καὶ πυρὸς περαιτέρω <span class="bibl">Id.<span class="title">Andr.</span>271</span>; so <b class="b3">διὰ πυρὸς ἰέναι</b> (as we say) to go through <b class="b2">fire and water</b>, dash through any danger, <span class="bibl">X.<span class="title">Smp.</span>4.16</span>, cf. <span class="bibl"><span class="title">Oec.</span>21.7</span>, <span class="bibl">Ar.<span class="title">Lys.</span>133</span>; but <b class="b3">διὰ πυρὸς ἦλθε ἑτέρῳ λέχεϊ</b> she <b class="b2">raged furiously</b> against the other partner of the bed, <span class="bibl">E.<span class="title">Andr.</span>487</span> (lyr.); διὰ πυρὸς ἔμολον ματρί <span class="bibl">Id.<span class="title">El.</span>1183</span> (lyr.); σωθήσεται οὕτω δὲ ὡς διὰ πυρός <span class="bibl"><span class="title">1 Ep.Cor.</span>3.15</span>; εἰς π. ἅλλεσθαι <span class="bibl">X.<span class="title">Mem.</span> 1.3.9</span>; κἂν εἰς π. ἐμβαῖεν <span class="bibl">Lib.<span class="title">Ep.</span>314.3</span>; π. διέρπειν <span class="bibl">S.<span class="title">Ant.</span>265</span>; of persons, ὦ π. σύ . . <span class="bibl">Id.<span class="title">Ph.</span>927</span>; of Hannibal, <span class="bibl">Plu.<span class="title">Flam.</span>21</span>: metaph. of anxious hope, θάλπει τῷδ' ἀνηκέστῳ πυρί <span class="bibl">S.<span class="title">El.</span>888</span>; of love, ἀρσενικῷ θέρεται π. <span class="bibl">Call.<span class="title">Epigr.</span>27.5</span>, cf. <span class="bibl">45.2</span>. (Cf. Arm. <b class="b2">hur</b>, OE. <b class="b2">fyr</b> 'fire', etc.)</span>
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|Definition=(once πύυρ [ ] by 'distraction', <span class="bibl">Simon.59</span> codd. Hdn.Gr. (<span class="title">Rh.Mus.</span>35.101, 38.378)), τό, gen. <b class="b3">πῠρός</b>; not used in pl., <span class="sense"><p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<span class="bld">A</span> v. [[πυρά]], [[τά]]:—<b class="b2">fire</b>, <b class="b3">π. καίειν</b> or <b class="b3">δαίειν</b> to kindle <b class="b2">fire</b>, <span class="bibl">Il.8.521</span>, <span class="bibl">Od.7.7</span>, etc.; <b class="b3">π. ἀνακαίειν, ἅπτειν, ἐξάπτειν, αἴθειν, ἐναύειν</b>, v. sub vocc.; <b class="b3">π. ποιεῖν, ποιήσασθαι</b>, <span class="bibl">Anaxipp.1.12</span>, <span class="bibl">X.<span class="title">An.</span>5.2.27</span>; οἴσετε π. <span class="bibl">Il.15.718</span>; π. προσέφερον <span class="bibl">X.<span class="title">An.</span>5.2.14</span>; <b class="b3">π. ἐμβαλεῖν νηυσί, κλισίῃσι</b>, <span class="bibl">Il.15.597</span>, <span class="bibl">Od.8.501</span> (tm.); <b class="b3">π. φυσητέον, ῥιπίζειν</b>, <span class="bibl">Ar.<span class="title">Lys.</span>293</span>, <span class="bibl">Plu.<span class="title">Flam.</span>21</span>; as exclam., "πῦρ βοᾷ <span class="bibl">Men.<span class="title">Sam.</span>208</span>. </span><span class="sense">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<span class="bld">b</span> <b class="b3">π. τεχνικόν</b>, v. [[τεχνικός]]. </span><span class="sense">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<span class="bld">2</span> <b class="b2">funeral-fire</b> (cf. [[πυρά]]), ὄφρα πυρός με . . λελάχωσι θανόντα <span class="bibl">Il.7.79</span>, <span class="bibl">22.342</span>, cf. <span class="bibl">15.350</span>, <span class="bibl">23.76</span>; <b class="b3">ζῶντα διδόναι τινὰ πυρί</b> <b class="b2">burn</b> one alive, <span class="bibl">Hdt.1.86</span>. </span><span class="sense">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<span class="bld">3</span> <b class="b2">sacrificial fire</b>, ἐν πυρὶ βάλλε θυηλάς <span class="bibl">Il.9.220</span>, cf. <span class="bibl">Od.3.341</span>,<span class="bibl">446</span>; κατὰ τοῦ π. σπένδειν <span class="bibl">Pl.<span class="title">Criti.</span>120a</span>; διὰ τοῦ π. ὀμνύναι <span class="bibl">D.54.40</span>. </span><span class="sense">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<span class="bld">4</span> <b class="b2">hearthfire</b>, πυρὸς ἐσχάραι <span class="bibl">Il.10.418</span>, cf. <span class="bibl">Od.5.59</span>; ἕως ἂν αἴθῃ πῦρ ἐφ' ἑστίας ἐμῆς <span class="bibl">A.<span class="title">Ag.</span>1435</span>; πυρὶ δέχεσθαί τινα <span class="bibl">E.<span class="title">Or.</span>47</span>; <b class="b3">τὸ π. τὸ ἀθάνατον</b> <b class="b2">the fire</b> of Vesta, <span class="bibl">Plu.<span class="title">Num.</span>9</span>, etc.; deified, Πῦρ ἀθάνατον <span class="title">SIG</span>826 ii 14 (Delph., ii B.C.). </span><span class="sense">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<span class="bld">5</span> <b class="b2">lightning</b>, κεραυνὸς ἀενάου πυρός <span class="bibl">Pi.<span class="title">P.</span>1.6</span>; πῦρ πνέοντος κεραυνοῦ <span class="bibl">Id.<span class="title">Fr.</span>146</span>; πυρὸς ἀμφήκης βόστρυχος <span class="bibl">A.<span class="title">Pr.</span>1044</span> (anap.); πυρὶ καὶ στεροπαῖς <span class="bibl">S.<span class="title">OT</span>470</span> (anap.); παλτῷ ῥιπτεῖ πυρί <span class="bibl">Id.<span class="title">Ant.</span>131</span> (anap.); θείῳ πυρὶ παμφαής <span class="bibl">Id.<span class="title">Ph.</span>728</span> (lyr.). </span><span class="sense">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<span class="bld">b</span> <b class="b2">fire, light</b>, or <b class="b2">heat</b> of the sun, <b class="b3">θερινὸν π</b>., opp. <b class="b3">χειμών</b>, <span class="bibl">Pi.<span class="title">P.</span>3.50</span>, cf. <span class="bibl">Pl.<span class="title">Lg.</span> 865b</span>; of the stars, π. πνείοντα ἄστρα <span class="bibl">S.<span class="title">Ant.</span>1146</span> (lyr.); <b class="b2">summer solstice</b>, <span class="bibl">Alcm.79</span>, Paul.Al.<span class="title">A.</span>3. </span><span class="sense">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<span class="bld">6</span> <b class="b2">flame</b> of torches, <span class="bibl">S.<span class="title">Ant.</span>964</span> (lyr.), etc.; <b class="b3">π. εὐάγγελον, ἄγγαρον, πομπόν</b>, of the beacon fire, <span class="bibl">A. <span class="title">Ag.</span>21</span>,<span class="bibl">282</span>,<span class="bibl">299</span>. </span><span class="sense">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<span class="bld">7</span> <b class="b2">fever heat, violent fever</b>, <b class="b3">πῦρ ἔλαβέν [τινα</b>] <span class="bibl">Hp. <span class="title">Epid.</span>1.26</span>.ή, al.; ὁ δ' ἔχων θέρμαν καὶ π. ἧκεν <span class="bibl">Ar.<span class="title">Fr.</span>690</span>; τεταρταίῳ πυρί <span class="bibl">Call.<span class="title">Aet.</span>3.1.17</span>; π. ἄγριον <span class="bibl">Hp.<span class="title">Epid.</span>7.20</span> (of erysipelas acc. to Gal.19.134). </span><span class="sense">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<span class="bld">II</span> phrases, <b class="b3">ἐν πυρὶ γενέσθαι</b> to be consumed, come to nothing, <span class="bibl">Il.2.340</span>; <b class="b3">φεύγων καπνὸν εἰς πῦρ δεσποτείας ἐμπεπτωκώς</b> 'out of the frying pan into the <b class="b2">fire</b>, <span class="bibl">Pl.<span class="title">R.</span>569b</span>, cf. Prov. ap. <span class="bibl">Simp.<span class="title">in Epict.</span> p.72</span> D.; ἦν ἄρα πυρός γ' ἕτερα θερμότερα <span class="bibl">Ar.<span class="title">Eq.</span>382</span>; <b class="b3">πῦρ ἐπὶ πῦρ ἐγχεῖν, ἄγειν, φέρειν, ἐπεισφέρειν</b>, <span class="bibl">Cratin.18</span>, <span class="bibl">Ar.<span class="title">Fr.</span>453</span>, <span class="bibl">Arist.<span class="title">Pr.</span>880a21</span>, Plu.2.61a; <b class="b3">εἰς π. ξαίνειν</b> 'plough the sands', <span class="bibl">Pl.<span class="title">Lg.</span>780c</span>; βασανίζειν χρυσὸν ἐν πυρί <span class="bibl">Id.<span class="title">R.</span>413e</span>, cf. <span class="bibl">Plb.21.20.7</span>: as a type of things <b class="b2">irresistible</b> or <b class="b2">terrible</b>, ἀντίος εἶμι, καὶ εἰ πυρὶ χεῖρας ἔοικε <span class="bibl">Il.20.371</span>; μάρναντο δέμας πυρὸς αἰθομένοιο <span class="bibl">11.596</span>, al.; Ἕκτωρ πυρὸς αἰνὸν ἔχει μένος <span class="bibl">17.565</span>, cf. <span class="bibl">6.182</span>; so τὸ πεπρωμένον οὐ π. σχήσει <span class="bibl">Pi.<span class="title">Fr.</span>232</span>; κρεῖσσον ἀμαιμακέτου πυρός <span class="bibl">S.<span class="title">OT</span>177</span>; οὐδὲν θηρίον γυναικὸς ἀμαχώτερον, οὐδὲ π. <span class="bibl">Ar.<span class="title">Lys.</span>1015</span>; ἀναρχία κρείσσων πυρός <span class="bibl">E.<span class="title">Hec.</span>608</span>; ἐχίδνης καὶ πυρὸς περαιτέρω <span class="bibl">Id.<span class="title">Andr.</span>271</span>; so <b class="b3">διὰ πυρὸς ἰέναι</b> (as we say) to go through <b class="b2">fire and water</b>, dash through any danger, <span class="bibl">X.<span class="title">Smp.</span>4.16</span>, cf. <span class="bibl"><span class="title">Oec.</span>21.7</span>, <span class="bibl">Ar.<span class="title">Lys.</span>133</span>; but <b class="b3">διὰ πυρὸς ἦλθε ἑτέρῳ λέχεϊ</b> she <b class="b2">raged furiously</b> against the other partner of the bed, <span class="bibl">E.<span class="title">Andr.</span>487</span> (lyr.); διὰ πυρὸς ἔμολον ματρί <span class="bibl">Id.<span class="title">El.</span>1183</span> (lyr.); σωθήσεται οὕτω δὲ ὡς διὰ πυρός <span class="bibl"><span class="title">1 Ep.Cor.</span>3.15</span>; εἰς π. ἅλλεσθαι <span class="bibl">X.<span class="title">Mem.</span> 1.3.9</span>; κἂν εἰς π. ἐμβαῖεν <span class="bibl">Lib.<span class="title">Ep.</span>314.3</span>; π. διέρπειν <span class="bibl">S.<span class="title">Ant.</span>265</span>; of persons, ὦ π. σύ . . <span class="bibl">Id.<span class="title">Ph.</span>927</span>; of Hannibal, <span class="bibl">Plu.<span class="title">Flam.</span>21</span>: metaph. of anxious hope, θάλπει τῷδ' ἀνηκέστῳ πυρί <span class="bibl">S.<span class="title">El.</span>888</span>; of love, ἀρσενικῷ θέρεται π. <span class="bibl">Call.<span class="title">Epigr.</span>27.5</span>, cf. <span class="bibl">45.2</span>. (Cf. Arm. <b class="b2">hur</b>, OE. <b class="b2">fyr</b> 'fire', etc.)</span>
 
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Full diacritics: πῦρ Medium diacritics: πῦρ Low diacritics: πυρ Capitals: ΠΥΡ
Transliteration A: pŷr Transliteration B: pyr Transliteration C: pyr Beta Code: pu=r

English (LSJ)

(once πύυρ [ ] by 'distraction', Simon.59 codd. Hdn.Gr. (Rh.Mus.35.101, 38.378)), τό, gen. πῠρός; not used in pl.,

   A v. πυρά, τά:—fire, π. καίειν or δαίειν to kindle fire, Il.8.521, Od.7.7, etc.; π. ἀνακαίειν, ἅπτειν, ἐξάπτειν, αἴθειν, ἐναύειν, v. sub vocc.; π. ποιεῖν, ποιήσασθαι, Anaxipp.1.12, X.An.5.2.27; οἴσετε π. Il.15.718; π. προσέφερον X.An.5.2.14; π. ἐμβαλεῖν νηυσί, κλισίῃσι, Il.15.597, Od.8.501 (tm.); π. φυσητέον, ῥιπίζειν, Ar.Lys.293, Plu.Flam.21; as exclam., "πῦρ βοᾷ Men.Sam.208.    b π. τεχνικόν, v. τεχνικός.    2 funeral-fire (cf. πυρά), ὄφρα πυρός με . . λελάχωσι θανόντα Il.7.79, 22.342, cf. 15.350, 23.76; ζῶντα διδόναι τινὰ πυρί burn one alive, Hdt.1.86.    3 sacrificial fire, ἐν πυρὶ βάλλε θυηλάς Il.9.220, cf. Od.3.341,446; κατὰ τοῦ π. σπένδειν Pl.Criti.120a; διὰ τοῦ π. ὀμνύναι D.54.40.    4 hearthfire, πυρὸς ἐσχάραι Il.10.418, cf. Od.5.59; ἕως ἂν αἴθῃ πῦρ ἐφ' ἑστίας ἐμῆς A.Ag.1435; πυρὶ δέχεσθαί τινα E.Or.47; τὸ π. τὸ ἀθάνατον the fire of Vesta, Plu.Num.9, etc.; deified, Πῦρ ἀθάνατον SIG826 ii 14 (Delph., ii B.C.).    5 lightning, κεραυνὸς ἀενάου πυρός Pi.P.1.6; πῦρ πνέοντος κεραυνοῦ Id.Fr.146; πυρὸς ἀμφήκης βόστρυχος A.Pr.1044 (anap.); πυρὶ καὶ στεροπαῖς S.OT470 (anap.); παλτῷ ῥιπτεῖ πυρί Id.Ant.131 (anap.); θείῳ πυρὶ παμφαής Id.Ph.728 (lyr.).    b fire, light, or heat of the sun, θερινὸν π., opp. χειμών, Pi.P.3.50, cf. Pl.Lg. 865b; of the stars, π. πνείοντα ἄστρα S.Ant.1146 (lyr.); summer solstice, Alcm.79, Paul.Al.A.3.    6 flame of torches, S.Ant.964 (lyr.), etc.; π. εὐάγγελον, ἄγγαρον, πομπόν, of the beacon fire, A. Ag.21,282,299.    7 fever heat, violent fever, πῦρ ἔλαβέν [τινα] Hp. Epid.1.26.ή, al.; ὁ δ' ἔχων θέρμαν καὶ π. ἧκεν Ar.Fr.690; τεταρταίῳ πυρί Call.Aet.3.1.17; π. ἄγριον Hp.Epid.7.20 (of erysipelas acc. to Gal.19.134).    II phrases, ἐν πυρὶ γενέσθαι to be consumed, come to nothing, Il.2.340; φεύγων καπνὸν εἰς πῦρ δεσποτείας ἐμπεπτωκώς 'out of the frying pan into the fire, Pl.R.569b, cf. Prov. ap. Simp.in Epict. p.72 D.; ἦν ἄρα πυρός γ' ἕτερα θερμότερα Ar.Eq.382; πῦρ ἐπὶ πῦρ ἐγχεῖν, ἄγειν, φέρειν, ἐπεισφέρειν, Cratin.18, Ar.Fr.453, Arist.Pr.880a21, Plu.2.61a; εἰς π. ξαίνειν 'plough the sands', Pl.Lg.780c; βασανίζειν χρυσὸν ἐν πυρί Id.R.413e, cf. Plb.21.20.7: as a type of things irresistible or terrible, ἀντίος εἶμι, καὶ εἰ πυρὶ χεῖρας ἔοικε Il.20.371; μάρναντο δέμας πυρὸς αἰθομένοιο 11.596, al.; Ἕκτωρ πυρὸς αἰνὸν ἔχει μένος 17.565, cf. 6.182; so τὸ πεπρωμένον οὐ π. σχήσει Pi.Fr.232; κρεῖσσον ἀμαιμακέτου πυρός S.OT177; οὐδὲν θηρίον γυναικὸς ἀμαχώτερον, οὐδὲ π. Ar.Lys.1015; ἀναρχία κρείσσων πυρός E.Hec.608; ἐχίδνης καὶ πυρὸς περαιτέρω Id.Andr.271; so διὰ πυρὸς ἰέναι (as we say) to go through fire and water, dash through any danger, X.Smp.4.16, cf. Oec.21.7, Ar.Lys.133; but διὰ πυρὸς ἦλθε ἑτέρῳ λέχεϊ she raged furiously against the other partner of the bed, E.Andr.487 (lyr.); διὰ πυρὸς ἔμολον ματρί Id.El.1183 (lyr.); σωθήσεται οὕτω δὲ ὡς διὰ πυρός 1 Ep.Cor.3.15; εἰς π. ἅλλεσθαι X.Mem. 1.3.9; κἂν εἰς π. ἐμβαῖεν Lib.Ep.314.3; π. διέρπειν S.Ant.265; of persons, ὦ π. σύ . . Id.Ph.927; of Hannibal, Plu.Flam.21: metaph. of anxious hope, θάλπει τῷδ' ἀνηκέστῳ πυρί S.El.888; of love, ἀρσενικῷ θέρεται π. Call.Epigr.27.5, cf. 45.2. (Cf. Arm. hur, OE. fyr 'fire', etc.)