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Θηβάνας

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: Θηβάνας Medium diacritics: Θηβάνας Low diacritics: Θηβάνας Capitals: ΘΗΒΑΝΑΣ
Transliteration A: Thēbánas Transliteration B: Thēbanas Transliteration C: THivanas Beta Code: *qhba/nas

English (LSJ)

ὁ, a name for

   A the north-east wind (καικίας) in Lesbos, Arist.Vent.973a9:—also Θήβανις, ὁ, St.Byz.s.v. Ἄδανα (because it blew from Hypoplacian Thebes), Hdn.Gr.1.95.

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

Θηβάνας: ὁ, ὄνομα τοῦ βορειοανατολικοῦ ἀνέμου (καικίου) ἐν Λέσβῳ, Ἀριστ. π. Ἀνέμ. 2. Ἀλλὰ πιθανῶς ἔπρεπε νὰ ἦτο Θήβανις, ὁ, καθ’ Ἡρῳδιαν. παρ’ Ἀρκαδ. 32. 21, Ἡσύχ., Στέφ. Βυζ. ἐν λ. Ἄδανα (ἔνθα ἴδε Meineke).

Russian (Dvoretsky)

Θηβάνας: ὁ тебан (сев.-вост. ветер, дующий на Лесбосе со стороны Фивы Мисийской) Arst.