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manhood

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P. and V. ἥβη, ἡ, ὥρα, ἡ, ἀκμή, ἡ, Ar. and P., ἡλικία, ἡ. Bravery: see bravery. A youth arrived at manhood: P. ἔφηβος, ὁ (Dem. 438). Not yet come to manhood, adj.: P. ἄνηβος. Come to manhood, v.; P. and V. ἀνδροῦσθαι, P. τελεοῦσθαι, Ar. and V. ἐξανδροῦσθαι, V. ἀπανδροῦσθαι. Have reached manhood: P. and V. ἡβᾶν, ἐφηβᾶν (Xen.). Concretely, band of youths: P. ἡλικία, ἡ, Ar. and V. ἥβη, ἡ.