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πωγωνίας

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Pindar, Pythian 8.95f.
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Transliteration A: pōgōnías Transliteration B: pōgōnias Transliteration C: pogonias Beta Code: pwgwni/as

English (LSJ)

ου, ὁ,

   A bearded, Cratin. 439, Procop.Pers.2.4; ἀλεκτρυόνες Ptol.Geog.7.2.23.    II π., with or without ἀστήρ, bearded star, i.e. comet, Arist.Mete.344a23, Stoic. 2.201, Placit.3.2.5, etc.

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German (Pape)

[Seite 826] ὁ, bärtig, Phryn. in B. A. 4, 15; ἀστήρ, Bartstern, Arist. meteor. 1, 7; Plut.

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

πωγωνίας: -ου, ὁ, «ὁ πώγωνος ὑποπιμπλάμενος, ὡς Κρατῖνος» Πολυδ. Β´, 10· ἐπὶ ἀλεκτρυόνος (ἴδε πώγων 2), Πτολεμ. Γεωγρ. 7, σ. 436, 4. ΙΙ. ἀστὴρ π., ἔχων πώγωνα, δηλ. κομήτης, Ἀριστ. Μετεωρ. 1. 7, 4, Πλούτ. 2. 893D, κομήτας δὲ καὶ πωγωνίας... πυρὰ εἶναι ὑφεστῶτα Διογ. Λ. 7. 152, Πλίν. 2. 22, κτλ. - Κατὰ Σουΐδ.: «πωγωνίας, ὁ μέγας πώγων».