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  • n. Plural form of enomoty.

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  • There were seven divisions in the field, besides the Sciritae who numbered six hundred; in each division there were four pentecosties, in every pentecosty four enomoties, and of each enomoty there fought in the front rank four.

    The History of the Peloponnesian War

  • For when the king is in the field nothing is done without him; he in person gives general orders to the polemarchs, which they convey to the commanders of divisions; these again to the commanders of fifties, the commanders of fifties to the commanders of enomoties, and these to the enomoty.

    The History of the Peloponnesian War

  • At the word of command any such regimental division can be formed readily either into enomoties (i.e. single file) or into threes (i.e. three files abreast), or into sixes (i.e. six files abreast) .204

    The Polity of the Athenians and the Lacedaemonians

  • Agis, their king, directing everything, according to the law, 3 for when a king is in the field all commands proceed from him: he gives the word to the polemarchs, they to the lochagoi, these to the pentecostyes, these again to the enomotarchs, and these last to the enomoties.

    THE LANDMARK THUCYDIDES

  • At the word of command any such regimental division can be formed readily either into enomoties

    Polity Athenians and Lacedaemonians

  • 3 There were seven companies in the field without counting the sciritae, who numbered six hundred men: in each company there were four pentecostyes, and in the pentecosty four enomoties.

    THE LANDMARK THUCYDIDES

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