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Plutarch, Apophthegmata Laconica 225C12

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V. πύρπολος, αἰθαλοῦς. Red hot: P. and V. διάπυρος. Glowing coals: P. ἄνθρακες ἡμμένοι. (Thuc. 4, 100). Met., P. and V. θερμός. Vehement: P. σφοδρός. Enthusiastic: P. and V. πρόθυμος, σπουδαῖος; see also flattering. Glowing with, adorned with: use. P. πεποικιλμένος (dat.), P. and V. ποικίλος (dat.); see bright.