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ἀνήκω, to have come up to a point, reach up to, of persons and things, ἐς μέτρον τινὸς ἀ. Hdt.2.127; αἱμασιὴν ὕψος ἀνήκουσαν ἀνδρὶ ἐς τὸν ὀμφαλόν Id.7.60; ἐς τὰ μέγιστα ἀ. ἀρετῆς πέρι 5.49; χρήμασι ἀ. ἐς τὰ πρῶτα 7.134; φρενῶν ἐς τὰ ἐμεωυτοῦ πρῶτα οὔκω ἀ. have not yet reached the highest point I aim at, ib.13; οὐκ ἐς τοσοῦτο εὐηθίης ἀ. ib.16.γ́, cf. 9.γ́; πρόσω ἀρετῆς ἀ. ib.237; ἀ. εἰς τὸ ὀξύ to rise to a point, Ael.NA1.55; τοῦτο μὲν ἐς οὐδὲν ἀ. amounts to nothing, Hdt. 2.104; μεῖζον ἀ. ἢ κατ' ἐμὰν ῥώμαν the matter has gone too far .., S. Tr.1018; αἱ πολλαὶ [ζημίαι] ..ἐς τὸν θάνατον ἀ. have gone as far as .., Th.3.45.

2. ἀ. ἐς σὲ ἔχειν it has come to you to have, has become yours to have, Hdt.6.109.

3. ἀ. εἴς τι refer to or be connected with .., D.60.6, Arist.EN1167b4 (v.l.); τὰ εἰς ἀργυρίου λόγον ἀ. ἀδικήματα which involve a money consideration, Din.1.60; so ὁ φόνος ἀνήκει εἴς τινα Antipho 3.3.7; ἀ. πρός τι Plb.2.15.4, Callix.2, etc.

II. belong, appertain, LXX 1 Ma.10.42, al.; τὰ εἰς τιμὴν καὶ δόξαν ἀνήκοντα OGI 763.36 (Pergam.); τὰ ἐκείνοις -οντα ib.532 (Paphlag.); τὰ ἀ. τῇπόλει Inscr.Magn.53.65 (iii B. C.); τὰ ἀ. τοῖς ἱεροῖς PTeb.6.42 (ii B. C.).

2. abs., to be fit or proper, Ep.Eph.5.4, Ep.Col.3.18; τὸ ἀνῆκον, = τὸ προσῆκον, Ep.Philem.8.

III. come back, εἰς τοὺς πρώτους πάλιν ἀ. λόγους Pl.Tht.196b.