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Ὦ ξεῖν’, ἀγγέλλειν Λακεδαιμονίοις ὅτι τῇδε κείμεθα τοῖς κείνων ῥήμασι πειθόμενοι. -> Go tell the Spartans, stranger passing by, that here, obedient to their laws, we lie.
Simonides of Kea

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Invocation: P. ἀνάκλησις, ἡ, V. κληδών, ἡ.

appeal to the gods: P. ἐπιθειασμός, ὁ.

Entreaty: P. παράκλησις, ἡ, P. and V. ἱκεσια. ἡ. P. ἱκετεία, ἡ, ἀντιβόλησις, ἡ.

Exhortation: P. παράκλησις, ἡ, παραμυθία, ἡ (Plat.), V. παρακέλευσμα, τό, P. and V. παραίνεσις, ἡ.

Appeal (to another tribunal): P. ἔφεσις, ἡ.

Appeal to, use of: P. and V. χρεία, ἡ (gen.).

Appeal to pity: P. and V. οἶκτος, ὁ.