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Plutarch, Apophthegmata Laconica 225C12

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Customary: P. and V. συνήθης, νόμιμος. εἰωθώς, εἰθισμένος, ἠθάς (Dem. 605), P. σύντροφος, Ar. and V. νομιζόμενος. Ordinary meeting of the Assembly: Ar. and P. κυρία Ἐκκλησία (as opposed to σύγκλητος Ἐκκλησία). Plain, common: P. and V. φαῦλος, μέτριος. In no ordinary fashion: V. οὔ τι φαύλως (Eur., Phoen, 111). Everyday: P. and V. ἐπιτυχών, τυχών. The ordinary man: P. and V. ὁ τυχών, ὁ ἐπιτυχών, P, ὁ ἐντυχών, V. ὁ ἐπιών. You have spoken like some ordinary man: V. εἴρηκας ἐπιτυχόντος ἀνθρώπου λόγους (Eur., H.F. 1248).