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βρά

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
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Full diacritics: βρά Medium diacritics: βρά Low diacritics: βρα Capitals: ΒΡΑ
Transliteration A: brá Transliteration B: bra Transliteration C: vra Beta Code: bra/

English (LSJ)

ἀδελφοί (Elean), Hsch.

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Spanish (DGE)

ilir. ἀδελφοί Hsch.β 1025.
• Etimología: Rel. gr. φράτηρ, alb. vëlā.

Frisk Etymological English

Grammatical information: ?
Meaning: ἀδελφοί, ὑπὸ Ήλείων (cod. Ιλειων) H.
Origin: XX [etym. unknown]
Etymology: If to φράτηρ, Illyrian element of the dialect?. Cf. Alb. vëlla, which is unexplained (Demiraj, Alb. Etym.). Cf. Kretschmer Glotta 3, 33; Pisani, Sprache 7 (1961) 100. Latte reads Ι᾽λλυρίων.

Frisk Etymology German

βρά: {brá}
Meaning: ἀδελφοί, ὑπὸ Ἠλείων (cod. Ιλειων) H.
Etymology : Wohl zu φράτηρ, u. z. als illyrisches Element des Dialekts (alb. vëlā). Vgl. Kretschmer Glotta 3, 33; s. auch Schwyzer 65 A. 2 (S. 66) und Latte z. St.
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