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Μή, φίλα ψυχά, βίον ἀθάνατον σπεῦδε, τὰν δ' ἔμπρακτον ἄντλει μαχανάν -> Oh! my soul do not aspire to eternal life, but exhaust the limits of the possible
Pindar, Pythian, 3.61f.
Full diacritics: ἴκνυς Medium diacritics: ἴκνυς Low diacritics: ίκνυς Capitals: ΙΚΝΥΣ
Transliteration A: íknys Transliteration B: iknys Transliteration C: iknys Beta Code: i)/knus

English (LSJ)

υος, ἡ,

   A dust or ashes, τὰν ἴκνυν ἀπὸ τῶ βωμῶ . . ἀφελὲν ἐς καθαρόν Berl.Sitzb.1927.159 (Cyrene); cf. ἴκνυον: κονίαν, σμῆμα, Hsch.; τὴν ἴγνυν

   A οἴνῳ διατρίψας, δοῦναι πιεῖν Hp.Nat.Mul.88 (v.l. ἴγδην).