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Sophocles, Antigone, 781
Full diacritics: γενέθλη Medium diacritics: γενέθλη Low diacritics: γενέθλη Capitals: ΓΕΝΕΘΛΗ
Transliteration A: genéthlē Transliteration B: genethlē Transliteration C: genethli Beta Code: gene/qlh

English (LSJ)

Dor. γένεθλ-θλα, ἡ:    I of persons, race, stock, family, c. gen. pers., Παιήονός εἰσι γενέθλης Od.4.232, cf. 13.130; σῆς ἐξ αἵματός εἰσι γενέθλης of thy race by blood, Il.19.111; γενέθλην by birthor origin, ἦν δὲ γ. Ἴκιος Call.Aet.1.1.7; of horses, breed, stock, Il.5.270; θηρῶν γ. h.Hom.27.10; τῶν ἀλιθίων ἀπείρων [ἐστὶ] γενέθλα Simon.5.6.    2 offspring, h.Ap.136, S.El.129 (lyr.), 226 (lyr.), etc.    3 birth, γενέθλας ἀρχά Hymn.Is.36.    II birthplace, ὅθι ἀργύρου ἐστὶ γ. Il.2.857.    2 generation, age, οὔ τι παλαιόν, ἐφ' ἡμετέρῃ δὲ γενέθλῃ Opp.H.5.459.    3 time of birth, ἐκ γενέθλης D.P.1044.