Herbert Weir Smyth [n.d.], A Greek Grammar for Colleges; Machine readable text [info] [word count] [Smyth].
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1499DATIVE WITH ADJECTIVES, ETC.

Adjectives, adverbs, and substantives, of kindred meaning with the foregoing verbs, take the dative to define their meaning.

βασιλεῖ φίλοι friendly to the king X. A. 2.1.20, εὔνους τῷ δήμῳ well disposed to the people And. 4.16, τοῖς ϝόμοις ἔνοχος subject to the laws D. 21.35, ἐχθρὸν ἐλευθερίᾳ καὶ νόμοις ἐναντίον hostile to liberty and opposed to law 6. 25, ξυμμαχίᾳ πίσυνοι relying on the alliance T. 6.2, φόρῳ ὑπήκοοι subject to tribute 7. 57, ἢν ποιῆτε ὅμοια τοῖς λόγοις if you act in accordance with your words 2. 72, στρατὸς ἴσος καὶ παραπλήσιος τῷ προτέρῳ an army equal or nearly so to the former 7. 42,

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ἀδελφὰ τὰ βουλεύματα τοῖς ἔργοις plans like the deeds L. 2.64, ἀλλήλοις ἀνομοίως in a way unlike to each other P. Tim. 36d. For substantives see cross1502.

a. Some adjectives, as φίλος, ἐχθρός, may be treated as substantives and take the genitive. Some adjectives often differ slightly in meaning when they take the genitive.

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