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

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v. intrans.

P. and V. τυγχάνειν, συντυγχάνειν, συμβαίνειν, γίγνεσθαι, συμπίπτειν, παραπίπτειν, ἐκβαίνειν, V. κυρεῖν, ἐκπίπτειν, P. ἀποβαίνειν, Ar. and P. συμφέρεσθαι. Happen (to do a thing): P. and V. τυγχάνειν (part.), V. κυρεῖν (part.). Happen to, befal: P. and V. καταλαμβάνειν, προσπίπτειν (dat.), παραπίπτειν (dat.), V. τυγχάνειν (dat.), κυρεῖν (dat.), Of misfortunes also, V. προσπέτεσθαι (absol. or dat.).