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δελφίνιον

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: δελφῐ́νῐον Medium diacritics: δελφίνιον Low diacritics: δελφίνιον Capitals: ΔΕΛΦΙΝΙΟΝ
Transliteration A: delphínion Transliteration B: delphinion Transliteration C: delfinion Beta Code: delfi/nion

English (LSJ)

[φῐ], τό,
A Δελφίνιον = temple of Apollo Delphinios, esp. at Athens, τὸ ἐπὶ Δελφινίῳ δικαστήριον = the law-court at the temple of Apollo Delphinios, Decr. ap. And.1.78, Arist.Ath.57.3, Plu.Thes.12.18, etc.: also at Chalcis, etc., Id.Flam. 16, etc.
II larkspur, doubtful knight's spur, rocket larkspur, Consolida ajacis, Delphinium ajacis, Ps.-Dsc.3.73, Gp.20.2.2.
b dolphin flower, forking larkspur, rocket-larkspur, field larkspur, Consolida regalis, Delphinium consolida, Ps.-Dsc. l.c.

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German (Pape)

[Seite 544] τό, 1) Tempel des Apollo Δελφίνιος in Athen, wobei ein Gerichtshof war, τὸ ἐπὶ Δελφινίῳ, vgl. Plut. Thes. 12. 18. – 2) eine Pflanze, Rittersporn, Diosc.