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ἀπάγω [ᾰγ], lead away, carry off, ἀπάγουσι βόας καὶ ἴφια μῆλα Od.18.278; ἀ. τινὰ ἐκτόπιον S.OT1340 (lyr.), cf.1521, etc.; προσάγειν .., ἀπάγειν, bring near .., hold far off, Arist.GC336a18; ἀ. ἀχλὺν ἀπ' ὀφθαλμῶν remove it, Thphr.HP7.6.2; τὸ ἱμάτιον ἀπὸ τοῦ τραχήλου Plu.Ant. 12; οὐκ ἀπάξετε ταῦτα; stop this fooling! Jul.Or.7.225a:—
Med., take away for or with oneself, παρθένον Hdt.1.196, cf. 4.80, Ar.Nu.1105, etc.; or that which is one's own, X.Cyr.3.1.37, etc.:—
Pass., ἐς ὀξὺ ἀπηγμένας brought to a point, tapering off, Hdt.7.64, cf. 2.28, Arist. PA658b30.

2. lead away, draw off troops, τῆς στρατιῆς τὸ πολλόν Hdt.1.164, cf. Th.1.28, al.; ἄπαγε τὸν ἵππον Ar.Nu.32.

b. elliptically, retire, withdraw, Hdt.5.126, X.HG1.1.34, al.; 'go off', Apollod.Epit.3.3.

3. abduct, Aeschin.1.80, Luc.Tim.16:—
Pass., πρὸς ὕβριν -εσθαι Id.Anach.13.

II. bring back, bring home, Il.18.326; ἀπήγαγεν οἴκαδε Od.16.370, cf. S.Ph.941, X.An.1.3.14; ἀ. ὀπίσω Hdt.9.117.

III. return, render what one owes, pay, τὸν φόρον Ar.V.707, cf. X.Cyr.2.4.12, Th.5.53; render service, honour, etc., κώμους πρὸς τάφον E.Tr.1184; θεωρίαν εἰς Δῆλον Pl.Phd. 58b.

IV. arrest and carry off, ἀπάγετε αὐτὸν παρ' ἐμέ Hdt.2.114, cf 6.81; δεῖν κἀπάγειν ἐφίετο E.Ba.439:—
Pass., ἀπαχθέντας παρ' ἑωυτόν Hdt.6.119.

2. law-term, bring before a magistrate and accuse (cf. ἀπαγωγή 111), Antipho5.85; ἀς�;βείας for impiety, D.22.27; ἀ. ὡς θεσμοθέτας Id.23.31; ἀ. τοῖς ἕνδεκα Id.24.113; τὴν ἐπὶ θανάτῳ -εσθαι Sch.Arist.Rh.1397a30ap.D.H.Amm.1.12.

3. carry off to prison, Pl.Grg.486a, Ar.Ach.57; εἰς τὸ δεσμωτήριον And.4.181, D.23.80, 35.47 (Pass.): abs., ὡς γόης ἀπαχθῆναι Pl.Men.80b; ἀπαχθείς Lys.25.15.

V. lead away, divert from the subject, esp. by sophistry, ἀπὸ τοῦ ὄντος ἐπὶ τοὐναντίον Pl.Phdr.262b; ἀ. τινὰ ἀπὸ τῆς ὑποθέσεως D.19.242; ἀ. τὸ ὀργιζόμενον τῆς γνώμης divert .., Th. 2.59; ἀπὸ δεινῶν ἀ. τὴν γνώμην ib.65.

b. in Logic, reduce, εἰς ἀδύνατον Arist.APr.29b9:—
impers. in Pass., ἀπῆκται ἄρα εἰς .. Papp. 798.11.

c. in later Greek, reduce, drive an opposing disputant, ἐπὶ ψεῦδος S.E.P.2.233; εἰς ἀντίφασιν, εἰς ἄτοπον, Phlp.in APr. 21.31, 58.14:—
Pass., εἰς ἀδύνατον ἀπαχθῆναι Arr.Epict.1.7.25, cf. Phlp.in APr.129.2.

2. receive, ἀπ' ὄψεως ..τὰ δοξάζοντα ἀ. Pl.Phlb.39b.

3. separate, ἀπάγεται καὶ χωρίζεται Id.Phd.97b.

VI. simply, carry, ἐν ἀριστερᾷ τόξον Id.Lg.795a.