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ἀποδείκ-νῡμι (and ἀποδεικ-ύω X.Smp.8.20, Plb.7.14.3), Ion. ἀποδεικ-δέκνῦμι GDI5653b14 (Chios, v B. C.), fut. -δείξω, Ion. -δέξω:—
point away from other objects at one, and so:

I. point out, display, make known, whether by deed or word, σφι γνώμας Hdt.1.171,al.; τάφους καὶ συγγένειαν Th.1.26; ἦθος τὸ πρόσθε τοκήων A.Ag.727; ἀρετήν Hyp.Epit.29; τὰ τῆς τεχνης ἐξευρήματα Hp.Praec.9; proclaim, τὴν ἡμέρην GDI l. c.;—
Pass., τῶν οῠρων ἀποδεχθέντων SIG134b22 (Milet., iv B. C.).

2. bring forward, produce, μαρτύρια τούτων Hdt.5.45; πολλοὺς παῖδας Id.1.136, cf. S.OT1405, Isoc.19.6, X.Cyr. 1.2.5; ἐπόχους 8.1.35; ἀ. τρόπαια And.1.147; χρήματα πλεῖστ' ἀ. ἐν τῷ κοινῷ Ar.Eq.774; μορφὴν ἑτέραν E.Fr.839.14 (v.l. ἐπέδειξεν): c. part., ὑγιέα τινὰ ἐόντα ἀ. produce him safe and sound, Hdt.3.130, cf. 134.

3. produce, deliver accounts, τὸν λόγον Id.7.119; ἀ. τετρακόσια τάλαντα τετελεσμένα ib.118.

4. publish a law, Lys. 30.11, X.HG2.3.11.

5. appoint, assign, τέμενος ἀ. τινί Hdt.5.67, 89; βωμόν τινι Id.7.178; ἓν βουλευτήριον Th.2.15; γῆς ὅρους ib.72; τὴν τρίτην ἀ. ἐκκλησίαν to fix, prescribe it, D.24.25:—
Pass., τοῖσί ἐστι χῶρος ἀποδεδεγμένος Hdt.1.153; τροφὴ αὐτοῖσι τοιαύτη ἀποδέδεκται Id.2.65.

b. c. inf., κώμας ὅθεν ἀπέδειξαν οἱ ἡγεμόνες λαμβάνειν τὰ ἐπιτήδεια whence they appointed that they should receive .., X.An.2.3.14:—
Pass., τοῖσι ἀποδεδέχθαι ..ἕλκειν (impers.) it had been appointed them to draw, Hdt.2.124.

6. show by argument, prove, demonstrate, Ar.Nu.1334, Arist.AP0.75b37, etc.; ἀ. σαφεῖς τὰς ἀποδείξεις And.2.3; ἀ. ὡς .. Ar.V.548, Pl.R.472d; ὅτι ..Id.Prt.323c, etc.; πότερον ..ἢ ..Id.Alc.1.114b: c. dupl. acc., prove one so and so, οὓς ἀποδείξω λέκτρων προδότας E.Ion879, etc.; τοιούτους τινάς Hp.Decent.4: folld. by part., ἀ. λόγῳ ..οὐδὲν μετεόν Hdt.5.94; ἀ. τινὰ λέγοντα οὐδέν make it evident that .., 7.17, cf. 2.133.

II. show forth a person or thing as so and so, hence:

1. appoint, proclaim, create, ἀ. τινὰ στρατηγόν X.An.1.1.2, al.: c. inf., στρατηγὸν εῖναι Hdt.5.25; ἀ. τούτους τὴν πόλιν νέμειν ib.29; ἑαυτὸν ὅτι ἐστὶ θεός 2 Ep.Thess.2.4:—
Pass., to be so created, Hdt.1.124,162; μελεδωνοὶ ἀποδεδέχαται τῆς τροφῆς 2.65; ἀπεδέχθη εῖναι ἵππαρχος 7.154; αὐτοκράτωρ ἀποδέδεικται POxy.1021.7 (i A. D.); ὕπατος ἀποδεδειγμένος, = Lat. consul designatus, OGI379.5 (Tiflis), etc.

2. make, render, mostly with an Adj., ἀ. τινὰς μοχθηροτάτους make them finished rascals, Ar.Ra.1011; ἀ. κρατίστους τοὺς λόχους X.Cyr.2.1.23; γοργότερον ἀ. τὸν ἵππον Id.Eq.1.10; ζῷον ἀγριώτερον Pl.Grg. 516b: with a Subst., γέλωτα ἀ. τινά Id.Tht.166a, cf. Phd.72c: c. part., βλέποντ' ἀποδείξω σ' ὀξύτερον τοῦ Λυγκέως Ar.Pl.210; ἀ. τινὰς ἀλλοτρίους ὄντας Pl.Smp.179c:—
Pass., πολέμιοι ἀποδεδειγμένοι declared enemies, X.An.7.1.26, cf. D.23.200.

3. represent as, ἀ. παῖδα πατρὸς ἑωυτῶν ἕκαστον ἐόντα Hdt.2.143, cf. Lys.32.17:—
Pass., ἀνδραγαθίη δ' αὕτη ἀποδέδεκται is represented, considered as .., Hdt.1.136; οὐδὲ ..οὗτοι ἐν τοῖσι ἄλλοισι θεοῖσι ἀποδεδέχαται have not been considered, admitted among .., 2.43:—
these two last examples may be pass. usages of ἀποδέχομαι.

4. c. inf., ordain a thing or person to be, X.Oec.7.30,Lac.10.7.

5. dedicate, consecrate, θέατρον Plu.Luc.29:—
Pass., νεὼς ἀποδέδεικται Luc.Tox.5.

B. Med., show forth, exhibit something of one's own, ἀποδέξασθαι τὴν γνώμην deliver one's opinion, Hdt.1.170,207, cf. Th.1.87; also ἀ. μεγάλα ἔργα Hdt.1.59, al.; ἀξιαπηγητότατα ib.16; οὐδὲν λαμπρὸν ἔργον ib.174; ἀ. ἀρετάς display high qualities, Pi.N.6.49 (cf. supr. A. 1.2); πνεύματα εἰς ἄλληλα στάσιν ..ἀποδεικνύμενα A.Pr. 1088; of buildings and the like , μνημόσυνα ἀ. Hdt.2.101; χώματα ἀξιοθέητα 1.184; οὐδεμίαν στρατηί̈ην ἀ. not to have any military service to show, 2.111:—
Pass., ἔργα μεγάλα καὶ θαυμαστὰ ..ἀποδεχθέντα Id. Prooem., cf. 9.27.

2. Med. in act. sense, ἀποδεδειγμένοι ἦσαν ὅτι had declared that .., X.An.5.2.9.

C. Pass., v. supr. 1.5, 11.1,2,3: aor. ἀπεδείχθην is always Pass., as Hdt.7.154; and so mostly pf. ἀποδέδειγμαι, 1.136, Antipho 2.4.10, X.An.7.1.26; but the part. of the latter is sts. Act., v. supr. B.2.