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αἰαῖ

Μολὼν λαβέ -> Come and take them
Plutarch, Apophthegmata Laconica 225C12
Full diacritics: αἰαῖ Medium diacritics: αἰαῖ Low diacritics: αιαί Capitals: ΑΙΑΙ
Transliteration A: aiaî Transliteration B: aiai Transliteration C: aiai Beta Code: ai)ai=

English (LSJ)

v. sub αἶ.

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

αἰαῖ: ἴδε ἐν τῷ αἶ.

French (Bailly abrégé)

v. αἶ.

English (Slater)

αἰαῑ ? αιαιαν[ Θρ. 6. 6.

Spanish (DGE)

v. αἴ.

Greek Monotonic

αἰαῖ: επιφών. θλίψης, αχ! Λατ. vae!· με γεν., αἰαῖ τόλμας, σε Ευρ.· και επαναλαμβανόμενο, αἰαῖ αἰαῖ μελέων ἔργων, σε Αισχύλ.· μεταγεν. με αιτ., αἰαῖ τὰν Κυθέρειαν, σε Βίωνα.

Russian (Dvoretsky)

αἰαῖ: = αἶ.

Middle Liddell


exclam. of grief, ah! Lat. vae! c. gen., αἰαῖ τόλμας Eur.; and repeated, αἰαῖ αἰαῖ μελέων ἔργων Aesch.:—later c. acc., αἰαῖ τὰν Κυθέρειαν Bion.