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κτήν

Ἐς δὲ τὰ ἔσχατα νουσήματα αἱ ἔσχαται θεραπεῖαι ἐς ἀκριβείην, κράτισται -> For extreme diseases, extreme methods of cure, as to restriction, are most suitable.
Corpus Hippocraticum, Aphorisms 1.6.2
Full diacritics: κτήν Medium diacritics: κτήν Low diacritics: κτην Capitals: ΚΤΗΝ
Transliteration A: ktḗn Transliteration B: ktēn Transliteration C: ktin Beta Code: kth/n

English (LSJ)

ὁ, later nominative form for κτείς (q.v.), ὁ κ. τοῦ ποδός,

   A = ταρσός, Jo.Alex. περὶ τῶν διαφόρως τονουμένων p.16 Egenolff (Vratisl. 1880).

Greek Monolingual

κτήν, -ηνός, ὁ (Α)
1. άλλος τ. του κτεις
2. φρ. «ὁ κτὴν τοῦ ποδός» — ο ταρσός, επειδή μοιάζει με χτένι.