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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ἐκ- (ek-, outside) +‎ δῐ́κη (díkē, justice).

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AdjectiveEdit

ἔκδῐκος (ékdikosm or f (neuter ἐκδῐ́κου); second declension

  1. lawless, unjust
  2. avenging; (as substantive) avenger
  3. (law) public advocate or prosecutor
  4. (law) legal representative
    • POxy., 261 14
    • Pliny, Ep.Traj. 110

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