Henry George Liddell; Robert Scott [1889], An Intermediate Greek-English Lexicon (Trustees of Tufts University, Oxford) [word count] [middleLiddell02].
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ἄγγαρος    IPersian word, a mounted courier, such as were kept ready at regular stages throughout Persia for carrying the royal despatches; cf. ἀγγαρήϊος, and v. Xen. Cyr. 8. 6, 17.    IIas adj., ἄγγαρον πῦρ the courier flame, said of beacon fires used for telegraphing, Aesch.
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Henry George Liddell; Robert Scott [1889], An Intermediate Greek-English Lexicon (Trustees of Tufts University, Oxford) [word count] [middleLiddell02].
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