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ζωαλκής

κόσμος σκηνή, ὁ βίος πάροδος· ἦλθες, εἶδες, ἀπῆλθες -> The world is a stage, life is a performance, you came, you saw, you departed
Democritus, fr. 115 D-K
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Transliteration A: zōalkḗs Transliteration B: zōalkēs Transliteration C: zoalkis Beta Code: zwalkh/s

English (LSJ)

ές, A life-preserving, χείρ, of Παιάν, IG14.1015.

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Greek Monolingual

ζωαλκής, -ές (Α)
επιγρ. (για τον Παιάνα) αυτός που προστατεύει τη ζωή κάποιου, θεραπευτικός.
[ΕΤΥΜΟΛ. < ζω(ο)- (Ι) + -αλκής (< αλκή «δύναμη, ισχύς»), πρβλ. αναλκής, υπεραλκής].