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ἀπειρέσιος, α, ον, boundless, immense, γαῖα, ὀϊζύς, Il.20.58, Od.11.621; δῆρις Batr.4; countless, ἄνθρωποι πολλοί, ἀπειρέσιοι Od.19.174, cf. Hes.Fr.134.4, Theoc.25.100; ὄρνιθες Simon.40; ἀ. εἶδος untold beauty, Hes.Fr.33; once in Trag., ἀ. πόνοι S.Aj.928 (lyr.): neut. as Adv., Q.S.2.179, 3.386. (Like ἀπερείσιος, by metrical lengthening for ἀπερέσιος; root per- in πεῖραρ, ἄπειρος B.)