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φρόνιμ-ος, ον, also η, ον Plu.2.1070b:—
in one's right mind, in one's senses, S.Aj.259 (anap.).

II. showing presence of mind, ἐν τοῖς δεινοῖς X.An.2.6.7; τὸ φ. presence of mind, Id.HG2.3.56.

III. sensible, prudent, opp. ἄφρων, Gorg. Fr.6; ψυχή Pl.Sph.247a; opp.ἀνόητος, Isoc.2.14 (Comp.); τὸν φρόνιμον ζητοῦντας ..ὥσπερ ἀποδεδρακότα Bato 2.3; ὡς ἂν ὁ φ. ὁρίσειε Arist. EN1107a1, al.; φ. περί τινος possessing sagacity or discernment in a thing, X.Cyr.1.6.15, 21 (Comp.); περί τι Pl.Grg.490b (Comp.), Isoc. 12.161 (Comp.); εἴς τι Pl.Alc.1.125a; ἐν τῷ σίτῳ φ. καὶ μέτριοι X. Cyr.5.2.17.

2. of thoughts, acts, and the like , φ. τι ἐργάσασθαι Ar. Lys.42; φιλόπολις ἀρετή, φρόνιμος ib.547 (lyr.).

3. of birds as giving omens, τοὺς ἄνωθεν φρονιμωτάτους οἰωνούς S.El.1058 (lyr.).

b. sagacious, of animals, Pl.Plt.263d, Arist.HA488b15, PA648a8 (Comp.), 687a8 (Sup.), GA753a11(Comp.), al.

4. τὸ φ. practical wisdom, prudence, E.Fr.52.9 (lyr.), Pl.R.586d, al.; opp. τὸ ἄφρον, Id.Phdr.235e; ἰέναι ἐπὶ τὸ φρονιμώτερον X.Smp.8.14: pl., ἄπορος ἐπὶ φρόνιμα helpless in point of wisdom, S.OT692 (lyr.); τὰ -ώτερα ποιεῖν Isoc.15.211.

5. Adv. -μως Ar.Eq.1364, Av.1333 (lyr.), Pl.La.192e, etc.; opp. ἀλόγως, Isoc.3.9; φ. ἔχειν X.Cyr.3.3.57; διακεῖσθαι Isoc. 8.114: Comp. φρονιμώτερον, διακεῖσθαι τῶν ἄλλων Id.2.10; -ωτέρως Id.13.15: Sup. -ώτατα, λέγειν X.Ap.20.