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conquer

Μολὼν λαβέ -> Come and take them
Plutarch, Apophthegmata Laconica 225C12

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v. trans.

P. and V. νικᾶν, κρατεῖν (acc. or gen.), χειροῦσθαι, Ar. and P. ἐπικρατεῖν (gen.), περιγίγνεσθαι (gen.), P. περιεῖναι (gen.), V. ὑπερβάλλεσθαι.

Met., of feelings: P. οὐκ ἐνδιδόναι (dat.), V. νικᾶν, οὐκ εἴκειν (dat.).

V. intrans. P. and V. νικᾶν, κρατεῖν, ὑπερέχειν, P. ἐπικρατεῖν, περιγίγνεσθαι, περιεῖναι.

Help in conquering: P. and V. συννικᾶν (dat. or absol.).

Conquer in turn: V. ἀντινικᾶν (absol.).

Be conquered: P. and V. νικᾶσθαι, κρατεῖσθαι, ἡσσᾶσθαι, Ar. and V. δαμῆναι (2nd aor. pass. of δαμάζειν), V. δαμασθῆνειι (1st aor. pass. of δαμάζειν).