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βωβός

Φοβοῦ τὸ γῆρας, οὐ γὰρ ἔρχεται μόνον -> Fear old age, for it never comes alone
Menander
Full diacritics: βωβός Medium diacritics: βωβός Low diacritics: βωβός Capitals: ΒΩΒΟΣ
Transliteration A: bōbós Transliteration B: bōbos Transliteration C: vovos Beta Code: bwbo/s

English (LSJ)

ή, όν,

   A dumb, ἐκ γενετῆς κωφοὶ καὶ β. Plu.Fr.inc.149, cf. Phlp.in GA223.32; also, = πηρός, χωλός, Hsch.

Spanish (DGE)

-ή, -όν
1 mudo ἐκ γενετῆς κωφοὶ καὶ βωβοί Plu.Fr.149B., cf. Phlp.in GA 223.32.
2 mutilado, cojo Hsch.

Greek Monolingual

βλ. βουβός.

Etymological

Grammatical information: adj.
Meaning: a dificit, acc. to H. = χωλός, πηρός (πτορός cod.); by Plu. Fr. inc. 149 coordinated with κωφός; im ModGr.. = dumb.
Derivatives: PN Βωβᾶς, Βουβᾶς Robert, Noms indigènes 30-33.
Origin: XX [etym. unknown]
Etymology: Cf. κολοβός, κλαμβός etc. (Chantr. Form. 261).