Herbert Weir Smyth [n.d.], A Greek Grammar for Colleges; Machine readable text [info] [word count] [Smyth].
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1074

In statements of number and measure may be omitted after the adverbial comparatives πλέον (πλεῖν) more, ἔλα_ττον (μεῖον) less, which do not alter their case and number: πέμπει οὐκ ἔλα_ττον δέκα φέροντας πῦρ he sends not less than ten men carrying fire X. H. 4.5.4, πόλις πλέον πεντακισχι_λίων ἀνδρῶν a city of more than 5000 men 5. 3. 16. Even when is kept, πλέον (πλεῖν), etc., remains unchanged: ἐν πλεῖν ( = πλείοσιν) ἢ δια_κοσίοις ἔτεσιν in more than 200 years D. 24.141, τοξότα_ς πλεῖν ἢ εἴκοσι μυ_ριάδας more bowmen than 20 myriads X. C. 2.1.6.

a. In place of the adverbial πλέον, etc., we find also the adjectival forms with or without or with the genitive: τοξότα_ς πλείους ἢ τετρακισχι_λίους more bowmen than 4000 X. C. 2.1.5, ἔτη γεγονὼς πλείω ἑβδομήκοντα more than 70 years old P. A. 17d, ι·ππέα_ς πλείους τρια_κοσίων more than 300 horse X. H. 1.3.10.

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