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Ἀλλ’ ἐσθ’ ὁ θάνατος λοῖσθος ἰατρός κακῶν -> But death is the ultimate healer of ills
Sophocles, Fragment 698
Full diacritics: φειδώς Medium diacritics: φειδώς Low diacritics: φειδώς Capitals: ΦΕΙΔΩΣ
Transliteration A: pheidṓs Transliteration B: pheidōs Transliteration C: feidos Beta Code: feidw/s

English (LSJ)

   A parsimonia, Gloss.

Greek Monolingual

ἡ, ΜΑ
φιλαργυρία.
[ΕΤΥΜΟΛ. < φείδομαι, πιθ. αναλογικά προς το αἰδώς. Εάν, ωστόσο, ο τ. φειδώς είναι αρχ., τότε το σιγμόληκτο αυτό θ. μπορεί να ερμηνεύσει τα σύνθ. σε -φειδής].