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blaze

Ἐδιζησάμην ἐμεωυτόν -> I searched out myself
Heraclitus, fr. 101B

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subs.

P. and V. φλόξ, ἡ, πῦρ, τό.

Light: P. and V. φῶς, τό, Ar. and V. φέγγος, τό (also Plat. but rare P.), σέλας, τό (also Plat. but rare P.), αὐγή, ἡ (also Plat. but rare P.), Ar. and V. φάος, τό.

He set the city in a blaze: Met., ἐξέφλεξε τὴν πόλιν (Ar., Pax, 608).

They kindled an answering blaze: V. οἱ δʼ ἀντέλαμψαν (Aesch., Ag. 294).

v. intrans.

Burn: P. and V. κάεσθαι, ἅπτεσθαι.

Shine: P. and V. λάμπειν (Plat.), ἐκλάμπειν, (Plat.), ἀστράπτειν (Plat.), στίλβειν (Plat.), Ar. and V. φλέγειν, λάμπεσθαι (Eur., I.T. 1156), V. μαρμαίρειν, αἴθειν, αἴθεσθαι.

Blaze up: V. δαίεσθαι.

Of anger: see boil.

Blaze abroad, v. trans.: P. and V. διασπείρειν, ἐκφέρειν, Ar. and V. θροεῖν, σπείρειν; see circulate.

Be blazed abroad: P. and V. θρυλεῖσθαι, διέρχεσθαι, V. κλήζεσθαι, ὑμνεῖσθαι, P. διαθρυλεῦσθαι (Xen.).