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ἶλιγξ

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Ἀλλ’ ἐσθ’ ὁ θάνατος λοῖσθος ἰατρός κακῶν -> But death is the ultimate healer of ills
Sophocles, Fragment 698
Full diacritics: ἶλιγξ Medium diacritics: ἶλιγξ Low diacritics: ίλιγξ Capitals: ΙΛΙΓΞ
Transliteration A: îlinx Transliteration B: ilinx Transliteration C: iligks Beta Code: i)=ligc

English (LSJ)

ιγγος, ἡ,

   A whirling, whirlpool, D.S.17.97, Alex.Aphr.Pr.2.71.    2 v.l. for ἴλιγγος, 1, Gal.UP7.13. (Written ἴλιξ in Hsch.:— also ἰλίγγη, ἡ, Id.)

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

ἶλιγξ: -ιγγος, ἡ, δίνη, συστροφή, Διόδ. 17. 97, Ἀλεξ. Ἀφροδ. Πρβλ. 2. 71. - Παρ’ Ἡσύχ.: «ἶλιξ· συστροφὴ ὑδάτων».