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First/Second declension Adjective; Transliteration:

Principal Part: προσοιστέος προσοιστέᾱ προσοιστέον

Structure: προσοιστε (Stem) + ος (Ending)

Etym.: prosfe/rw의 분사형


  1. to be added to
  2. one must add
  3. one must apply, use


First/Second declension

The inflection forms above were generated by rules and some usages of them were not attested.

Due to a bug of system, some forms may display wrong accents.


  • ἅλισ κόρησ σῆσ θάνατοσ, οὐ προσοιστέοσ ἄλλοσ πρὸσ ἄλλῳ· (Euripides, Hecuba, episode 4:6)
  • σκαιοῖσι γάρ τοι καινὰ προσφέρων σοφὰ μάτην ἀναλίσκοισ ἄν, ἀλλ’ ἄλλην τινὰ τούτῳ πρέπουσαν μηχανὴν προσοιστέον. (Aristotle, Thesmophoriazusae, Lyric-Scene, iambics34)
  • εἰ δὲ καὶ τύχην τινὰ τῶν ἀνδρῶν ἑκατέρου τοῖσ σφάλμασι προσοιστέον, ἀνέλπιστοσ μὲν ἡ Πομπηϊού Ῥωμαίοισ, Ἀγησίλαοσ δὲ Λακεδαιμονίουσ ἀκούοντασ καὶ προειδότασ οὐκ εἰάσε φυλάξασθαι τὴν χωλὴν βασιλείαν. (Plutarch, Comparison of Agesilaus and Pompey, chapter 2 1:1)
  • ἐπεὶ δ’ οὐ μόνον ἀλύπωσ καὶ ἀνεπιφθόνωσ ἀλλὰ καὶ χρησίμωσ καὶ ὠφελίμωσ προσοιστέον ἐστὶ τοὺσ ἐπαίνουσ, ἵνα μὴ τοῦτο πράττειν ἀλλ’ ἕτερὸν τι διὰ τούτου δοκῶμεν· (Plutarch, De Se Ipsum Citra Invidiam Laudando, section 151)
  • ἀρτέον τράπεζαν, ἀπονίψαι δοτέον, προσοιστέοσ στέφανοσ, μύρον, σπονδή, λιβανωτόσ, ἐσχαρίσ, τράγημα δοτέον ἔτι, πλακοῦντοσ ἁπτέον. (Athenaeus, The Deipnosophists, Book 14, book 14, chapter 50 1:2)


  1. to be added to

  2. one must add

  3. one must apply


Source: Henry George Liddell. Robert Scott. "A Greek-English Lexicon". revised and augmented throughout by. Sir Henry Stuart Jones.

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