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strength

Ὦ ξεῖν’, ἀγγέλλειν Λακεδαιμονίοις ὅτι τῇδε κείμεθα τοῖς κείνων ῥήμασι πειθόμενοι. -> Go tell the Spartans, stranger passing by, that here, obedient to their laws, we lie.
Simonides of Kea

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substantive

P. and V. δύναμις, ἡ, ἰσχύς, ἡ, ῥώμη, ἡ, V. σθένος, τό, ἀλκή, ἡ, κῖκυς, ἡ (Aesch., Fragment), μένος, τό (also Plato but rare P.).

authority: P. and V. ἀρχή, ἡ, κράτος, τό, δύναμις, ἡ, ἐξουσία, ἡ.

military strength, numbers: P. δύναμις, ἡ, πλῆθος, τό; see force.

in full strength, unimpaired: use adj., P. and V. ἀκραιφνής.

have strength, v.: P. and V. ἰσχύειν, ἐρρῶσθαι (perf. pass. of ῥωννύναι), V. σωκεῖν (Aesch., Eum. 36).

have strength to: see be able, under able.

on the strength of: use adj., P. and V. πίσυνος; (dat.) (lit., trusting to).