Enomoty
Enomoty E*nom"o*ty, n. [Gr. ?, fr. ? sworn; ? in + ? to swear.] (Gr. Antiq.) A band of sworn soldiers; a division of the Spartan army ranging from twenty-five to thirty-six men, bound together by oath. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • enomoty — /e nomˈo ti/ (ancient Greece) noun A band of sworn soldiers, esp the smallest subdivision of the Spartan army ORIGIN: Gr enōmotiā, from en in, and omnynai to swear …   Useful english dictionary

  • Enomotarch — E*nom o*tarch, n. [Gr. ?; ? + ? leader. See {Enomoty}.] (Gr. Antiq.) The commander of an enomoty. Mitford. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Every — Ev er*y, a. & a. pron. [OE. everich, everilk; AS. [=ae]fre ever + [ae]lc each. See {Ever}, {each}.] 1. All the parts which compose a whole collection or aggregate number, considered in their individuality, all taken separately one by one, out of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Every each — Every Ev er*y, a. & a. pron. [OE. everich, everilk; AS. [=ae]fre ever + [ae]lc each. See {Ever}, {each}.] 1. All the parts which compose a whole collection or aggregate number, considered in their individuality, all taken separately one by one,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Every now and then — Every Ev er*y, a. & a. pron. [OE. everich, everilk; AS. [=ae]fre ever + [ae]lc each. See {Ever}, {each}.] 1. All the parts which compose a whole collection or aggregate number, considered in their individuality, all taken separately one by one,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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