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

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P. and V. εἰς τὸ πρόσθεν, P. πόρρω, V. πρόσω, πόρσω. In compounds use P. and V. πρό. Backward and forward: V. πάλιν τε καὶ πρόσω (Eur., Hec. 958). v. trans. Send on: see convey. Met., help on, advance: P. and V. σπεύδειν, ἐπισπεύδειν. With non-personal subject: P. προφέρειν εἰς (acc.). adj. Precocious: P. προφερής. Pushing: P. and V. θράσυς, ἀναιδής, V. πρόλεσχος. Be forward in speech: V. θρασυστομεῖν; see bold. Eager: P. and V. πρόθυμος.