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αἰβοῖ

Γελᾷ δ' ὁ μωρός, κἄν τι μὴ γέλοιον ᾖ → The fool laughs even when there's nothing to laugh at
Menander
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Full diacritics: αἰβοῖ Medium diacritics: αἰβοῖ Low diacritics: αιβοί Capitals: ΑΙΒΟΙ
Transliteration A: aiboî Transliteration B: aiboi Transliteration C: aivoi Beta Code: ai)boi=

English (LSJ)

A faugh! exclamation of disgust, Ar.Ach.189, V.37; αἰβοιβοῖ, of laughter, Id.Pax1066.

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

αἰβοῖ: ἐπιφώνημα ἀηδίας ἢ θάμβους· ἀλλ’ αἰβοῖ, βοῖ, ἐπὶ γέλωτος, Ἀριστοφ. Εἰρ. 1066.

French (Bailly abrégé)

interj. de surprise, de dégoût, d'horreur;
oh !.

Spanish (DGE)

• Alolema(s): αἰβοιβοῖ Ar.Pax 1066
según el contexto, interj. de repugnancia puaf AM. ... Γεῦσαι λαβών, ΔI. Αἰβοῖ AM. toma y pruébalos DI. ¡Puaf! Ar.Ach.189, cf. V.37, 1338
de incredulidad ah αἰβοῖ τάλας Ar.Pax 544, cf. Nu.829
redupl. para expresar la risa ja ja TP. αἰβοιβοῖ ἹE. τί γελᾷς; TR. ¡ja ja! HIE. ¿De qué te ríes? Ar.Pax 1066
para expresar admiración τίθεται καὶ ἐπὶ θαυμασμοῦ Hsch., σχετλιασμοῦ δηλωτικὸν ἐπίφθεγμα παρὰ Δωριεῦσιν interjección doria que expresa indignación Phot.p.44R.
• Etimología: Prob. onomatopeya.

Greek Monotonic

αἰβοῖ: μπα! επιφών. αηδίας ή κατάπληξης· αλλά και αἰβοῖ, βοῖ, επιφών. για γέλιο, σε Αριστοφ.

Russian (Dvoretsky)

αἰβοῖ: interj. (выраж. удивление или неудовольствие): αἰβοιβοῖ! Arph. ха-ха-ха!

Middle Liddell


bah! exclamation of disgust or astonishment; but αἰβοῖ, βοῖ, of laughter, Ar.

Translations

Chinese Mandarin: 惡心, 恶心, 呸, 啐, 哎呀, 哎, 唉; Dutch: vij, foei; Finnish: hyi; French: beurk, fi; German: pfui; Italian: vergogna; Japanese: げ, ゲ, げっ, ゲッ; Persian: شه‎, تفو‎, ویک‎; Portuguese: fora; Romanian: rușine; Russian: тьфу, фу́-ты; Swedish: fy; West Frisian: fij

Afrikaans: sies; Arabic: يَع‎; Egyptian Arabic: يع‎, يخ‎, اخيه‎; Catalan: ecs; Chinese Mandarin: 惡心, 恶心, 呸, 啐, 哎呀, 哎, 唉; Czech: fuj; Dutch: bah; Esperanto: aĉ; Finnish: yök; French: beurk; German: igitt, pfui; Greek: μπλιαχ; Hebrew: איכס‎, פוי‎; Hungarian: pfuj; Icelandic: oj; Japanese: げ, げっ, ゲッ); Korean: 왝; Maori: haki rā; Navajo: ih; Norwegian: æsj; Persian: ایش‎; Polish: fuj; Portuguese: eca, puh, iéca; Russian: фу, тьфу, фе, фи, бе; Serbo-Croatian Cyrillic: фуј, бљак; Latin: fuj, bljak; Spanish: puaj, guácala, fuchi, fuchila, puaf; Swedish: usch, fy, blä; Tagalog: kadiri; Thai: ยี้, แหวะ; Turkish: ıyy, iğrenç, ıyk, ıyak; Welsh: ych a fi

Synonyms

ack, agh, argh, bah, barf, bleah, blech, bleck, bleh, eugh, eurgh, ew, eww, faugh, feh, foh, gack, gah, ick, no, pah, pew, phew, poo, pooh, uck, ugh, urgh, ych a fi, yech, yeugh, yeurgh, yuck