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ζατρίκιον

Ἦθος ἀνθρώπῳ δαίμων -> A man's character is his fate
Heraclitus, fr. B 119 Diels
Full diacritics: ζατρίκιον Medium diacritics: ζατρίκιον Low diacritics: ζατρίκιον Capitals: ΖΑΤΡΙΚΙΟΝ
Transliteration A: zatríkion Transliteration B: zatrikion Transliteration C: zatrikion Beta Code: zatri/kion

English (LSJ)

τό,

   A the game of chess, Sch.Theoc.6.18. (From Skt. catur-a[ndot ]ga- 'four members', through Pers. and Arab.)

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

ζατρίκιον: τό, τὸ γνωστὸν παιγνίδιον, «σκάκι», Σχόλ. Θεοκρ. 6. 18· «παιδιὰ δὲ τοῦτο ἐκ τῆς τῶν Ἀσσυρίων τρυφῆς ἐξευρημένον καὶ εἰς ἡμᾶς ἐληλυθὸς» Ἄννα Κομν. 12, σ. 360· ἴδε Δουκάγγ.· - ζατρικίζω, παίζω τὸ ζατρίκιον, Ἀχμὲτ Ὀνειρ. 241.