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θεσμοφύλαξ

Τοῦ ὅλου οὖν τῇ ἐπιθυμίᾳ καὶ διώξει ἔρως ὄνομα → Love is the name for our pursuit of wholeness, for our desire to be complete
Plato, Symposium, 192e10
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Full diacritics: θεσμοφύλαξ Medium diacritics: θεσμοφύλαξ Low diacritics: θεσμοφύλαξ Capitals: ΘΕΣΜΟΦΥΛΑΞ
Transliteration A: thesmophýlax Transliteration B: thesmophylax Transliteration C: thesmofylaks Beta Code: qesmofu/lac

English (LSJ)

[ῠ], ακος, ὁ, guardian of the law, of Moses, Ph.1.171:—usu. in plural θεσμοφύλακες, οἱ, a magistracy at Elis, Th.5.47, cf. D.S.5.67; at Alexandria, PHal.1.239 (iii B.C.); in Ceos, IG12(5).595 B16 (iii/ii B.C.); at Ptolemais, PFay.22.11 (i A.D.); Boeot. τεθμοφούλαξ IG7.3172.178 (Orchom.): —hence θεσμοφυλάκιον [ᾰ], τό, their office, PHal.1.234 (iii B.C.):

German (Pape)

[Seite 1203] ακος, ὁ, Gesetzwächter, = νομοφύλαξ; 5, 47; neben θεσμοθέται D. Sic. 5, 67; Philo.

French (Bailly abrégé)

ακος (ὁ) :
gardien des lois et des institutions.
Étymologie: θεσμός, φύλαξ.

Russian (Dvoretsky)

θεσμοφύλαξ: ᾰκος ὁ блюститель законов (государственная должность в Элиде) Thuc., Diod.