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Ὦ ξεῖν’, ἀγγέλλειν Λακεδαιμονίοις ὅτι τῇδε κείμεθα τοῖς κείνων ῥήμασι πειθόμενοι. -> Go tell the Spartans, stranger passing by, that here, obedient to their laws, we lie.
Simonides of Kea
Full diacritics: ἐχενίκειον Medium diacritics: ἐχενίκειον Low diacritics: εχενίκειον Capitals: ΕΧΕΝΙΚΕΙΟΝ
Transliteration A: echeníkeion Transliteration B: echenikeion Transliteration C: echenikeion Beta Code: e)xeni/keion

English (LSJ)

[νῑ], τό,

   A endowment created by Echenice, Inscr. Délos 370.42:—hence ἐχέ-εια, τά, festival maintained thereby, ib.366 A 133 (iii B. C.).