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Φιλοκαλοῦμέν τε γὰρ μετ' εὐτελείας καὶ φιλοσοφοῦμεν ἄνευ μαλακίας -> Our love of what is beautiful does not lead to extravagance; our love of the things of the mind does not makes us soft.
Τhucydides, 2.40.1
Full diacritics: βᾰλᾰνεῖον Medium diacritics: βαλανεῖον Low diacritics: βαλανείον Capitals: ΒΑΛΑΝΕΙΟΝ
Transliteration A: balaneîon Transliteration B: balaneion Transliteration C: valaneion Beta Code: balanei=on

English (LSJ)


   A bath, bathing-room, Ar.Nu.837,1054, etc.; β. δημόσιον BGU1130.9 (i B. C.): more freq. in pl., Ar.Nu.991, Eq.1401, etc.    2 bath taken, Aristo Stoic.1.88, Gal.11.46.—Prose word for poet. λουτρά.