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φαεσφόρος

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Γελᾷ δ' ὁ μωρός, κἄν τι μὴ γέλοιον ᾖ -> The fool laughs even when there's nothing to laugh at
Menander
Full diacritics: φᾰεσφόρος Medium diacritics: φαεσφόρος Low diacritics: φαεσφόρος Capitals: ΦΑΕΣΦΟΡΟΣ
Transliteration A: phaesphóros Transliteration B: phaesphoros Transliteration C: faesforos Beta Code: fae/sforos

English (LSJ)

(parox.), ον, (φάος, φέρω)

   A light-bringing, λαμπάδες A.Ag.489; Κύκλωπος ὄψις E.Cyc.462; ἐν μακρᾷ φλογὶ φαεσφόρῳ, i. e. after many days, Id.Hel.629 (lyr.), cf. Call.Dian.204; Ἠώς A. R.4.885; of Artemis, IG14.2524 (Autun). Cf. φωσφόρος.