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ἀρτάω, fut. -ήσω AP6.245 (Diod.): aor. I ἤρτησα E.Andr.811, etc.: pf. ἤρτηκα (προσ-) Arr.Epict.1.1.14:—
Pass., pf. ἤρτημαι E. Hipp.857, Ion. 3pl. ἀρτέαται Hdt.1.125: aor. ἠρτήθην (προσ-) Man. 4.199:—
fasten to or hang one thing upon another, τι ἀπό τινος Th.2.76; ἀ. δέρην hang, E.Andr. l. c.; ἱμᾶσιν ..ἀρτήσας δέμας having bound, Id.Hipp.1222:—
Med., βρόχους ἀρτωμένη fastening halters to one's neck, Id.Tr.1012; ἀρτήσαντο Orph.A.1096: but,

II. more freq. Pass., to be hung upon, hang upon, ἠρτῆσθαι ἔκ τινος E.Hipp. 857, Pl.Ion533e, etc.; ἐν βρόχοις E.Hipp.779.

2. ἀρτᾶσθαι ἔκ τινος depend upon, Hdt.3.19, 6.109, al.; ἐξ ὧν ὧλλοι ἀρτέαται Πέρσαι on whom the rest of the Persians depend, i.e. whom they acknowledge as their chiefs, Id.1.125; so παρρησία ἐξ ἀληθείας ἠρτημένη D. 60.26; ἀπὸ ταὐτοῦ ἠ. Arist.MM1209a22; ἐντεῦθεν Id.Juv.469b15; τοῦ στόματος Ael.NA4.51; τῶν χειρῶν Philostr.Im.2.23, etc.; αἰτίου, ἀπ' αἰτίας, Porph.Sent.14. (Contr. from ἀερτάω (cf. ἀν-αερτάω), cf. ἀείρω 'attach'.)