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ξάνιον

Ἢ τὰν ἢ ἐπὶ τᾶς -> Either with this or on this | Come back victorious or dead
Plutarch, Moralia 241
Full diacritics: ξάνιον Medium diacritics: ξάνιον Low diacritics: ξάνιον Capitals: ΞΑΝΙΟΝ
Transliteration A: xánion Transliteration B: xanion Transliteration C: ksanion Beta Code: ca/nion

English (LSJ)

τό,

   A card for combing wool, Poll.5.96, AB284, Hsch.    II = ἐπίξηνον, Poll.6.90,10.101.

German (Pape)

[Seite 275] τό, ein Kamm zum Wollekrempeln, VLL. erkl. κτένιον; auch ein Schmuckkamm, B. A. 284. – Auch = ἐπίξηνον.

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

ξάνιον: τό, «τὸ δὲ ξάνιον ἦν μὲν καὶ αὐτὸ χρυσοῦν, κεφαλῇ κόσμος· ἔνιοι δὲ αὐτὸ κτένιον εἶναι νομίζουσιν» Πολυδ. Ε΄, 96, Α. Β. 284, Ἡσύχ. ΙΙ. = ἐπίξηνον, «ξάνιον ἢ ἐπίξηνον, ὅπερ ἡ νεαρὰ κωμῳδία ἐπικόπανον καλεῖ» Πολυδ. Ϛ΄, 90., Ι΄, 101.