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

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v. trans.

P. and V. μανθάνειν, ἐπαΐειν, συνιέναι (acc. or gen.), ἐννοεῖν (or mid.), ὑπολαμβάνειν (Eur., I A. 523, but rare V.), P. καταλαμβάνειν, καταμανθάνειν, κατανοεῖν, συννοεῖν; see grasp.

Take, interpret (in a certain sense): P. ἐκλαμβάνειν, ὑπολαμβάνειν.

Supply in thought: P. προσυπακούειν.

Easy to understand, adj.: P. and V. εὐμαθής (Xen.), σαφής, V. εὔσημος, εὐσύμβολος, εὐσύμβλητος, συνετός; see intelligible.