Ephete

noun
Eph·​ete | \ ˈeˌfēt \
plural Ephetae\ ˈefəˌtē \ or Ephetai\ -​ˌtī \

Definition of Ephete

: a member of an ancient Athenian court that tried certain murder cases — compare areopagite

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History and Etymology for Ephete

Greek ephetēs, from ephienai to command, from epi- + hienai to send

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“Ephete.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ephete. Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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