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διήγησις

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Heraclitus, fr. B 119 Diels
Full diacritics: διήγησις Medium diacritics: διήγησις Low diacritics: διήγησις Capitals: ΔΙΗΓΗΣΙΣ
Transliteration A: diḗgēsis Transliteration B: diēgēsis Transliteration C: diigisis Beta Code: dih/ghsis

English (LSJ)

εως, ἡ,

   A narration, narrative, Pl.R.392d, Phdr. 246a, Aristeas 1, Ev.Luc.1.1, etc.; in a speech, statement of the case, Arist.Rh.1416b29, Zeno Stoic.1.23.

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

διήγησις: -εως, ἡ, τὸ διηγεῖσθαι, Πλάτ. Πολ. 392D, κἑξ., Φαίδρ. 246Α, κτλ· ἐν ῥητορικῷ λόγῳ, ἡ ὑπόθεσις, ἔκθεσις τῆς ὑποθέσεως, Ἀριστ. Ρητ. 3. 16, 1, κ. ἀλλ.

French (Bailly abrégé)

εως (ἡ) :
récit, narration, exposition.
Étymologie: διηγέομαι.