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μίξις

Ὁ δ' ἀνεξέταστος βίος οὐ βιωτὸς ἀνθρώπῳ -> The unexamined life is not worth living
Plato, Apology of Socrates 38a
Full diacritics: μίξις Medium diacritics: μίξις Low diacritics: μίξις Capitals: ΜΙΞΙΣ
Transliteration A: míxis Transliteration B: mixis Transliteration C: miksis Beta Code: mi/cis

English (LSJ)

εως, ἡ,

   A mixing, mingling, μ. τε διάλλαξίς τε μιγέντων Emp. 8.3, cf. Pl.Phlb.47d, al., Arist.GA327a30, etc.; τινὶ πρός τι Pl.Sph. 260b; πάσας μ. μείγνυσθαι Id.R.620d.    II intercourse with others, esp. sexual intercourse or commerce, Hdt.1.203, al.; [γυναικῶν] ἐπίκοινον τὴν μ. ποιεῖσθαι Id.4.172; ὄνων πρὸς ἵππους Anacr.35; ἄρρενος πρὸς ἄρρεν, θήλεος πρὸς θῆλυ μ. Plu.2.990d; ἡ τῶν παίδων μ. union for the sake of... Pl.Lg.773d. (In codd. sts. μῖξις, for which μεῖξις shd. prob. be restd. in Prose:—with μεῖξις: μίξις, cf. φεῦξις: φύξις.)

French (Bailly abrégé)

εως (ἡ) :
1 mélange;
2 commerce intime, union.
Étymologie: μίγνυμι.