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γαιηφάγος

τύμβος, ὦ νυμφεῖον, ὦ κατασκαφής οἴκησις αἰείφρουρος, οἷ πορεύομαι πρὸς τοὺς ἐμαυτῆς -> Tomb, bridal chamber, eternal prison in the caverned rock, whither I go to find mine own.
Sophocles, Antigone, 883
Full diacritics: γαιηφάγος Medium diacritics: γαιηφάγος Low diacritics: γαιηφάγος Capitals: ΓΑΙΗΦΑΓΟΣ
Transliteration A: gaiēphágos Transliteration B: gaiēphagos Transliteration C: gaiifagos Beta Code: gaihfa/gos

English (LSJ)

[ᾰ], ον,

   A earth-eating, of worms, Numen. ap. Ath. 7.305a; cf. γαφάγας.

German (Pape)

[Seite 470] Erde fressend, p. bei Ath. VII, 305 a.

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

γαιηφάγος: [ᾰ], -ον, ὁ τρώγων χῶμα, Ἀθήν. 305Α.

Spanish (DGE)

-ον

• Alolema(s): γαιο- Nic.Th.784

• Prosodia: [-ᾰ-]
que come tierrade las lombrices de tierra, Numen.Her.SHell.584.3, de escorpiones, Nic.Th.l.c., cf. γαφάγας, γηφάγος.

Greek Monolingual

-ον
βλ. γαιοφάγος.