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θυάω

Μή, φίλα ψυχά, βίον ἀθάνατον σπεῦδε, τὰν δ' ἔμπρακτον ἄντλει μαχανάν -> Oh! my soul do not aspire to eternal life, but exhaust the limits of the possible
Pindar, Pythian, 3.61f.
Full diacritics: θυάω Medium diacritics: θυάω Low diacritics: θυάω Capitals: ΘΥΑΩ
Transliteration A: thyáō Transliteration B: thyaō Transliteration C: thyao Beta Code: qua/w

English (LSJ)

   A rut, of swine, Arist.HA546a27, 573b7.

German (Pape)

[Seite 1221] ranzen, von Schweinen in der Brunst, Arist. tr. A. 5, 14. 6, 18.

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

θυάω: Λατ. subare, ἐπὶ θηλέων χοίρων κατὰ τὴν περίοδον τῆς ὀχείας, καπράω, καπρίζω, Ἀριστ. Ἱστ. Ζ. 5, 14, 23., 6. 18, 28.

Russian (Dvoretsky)

θυάω: (о свиньях и кабанах) находиться в состоянии полового возбуждения (ὗς θυῶσα Arst.).

Etymological

Meaning: be rutty
See also: s. 1. θύω.