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ξίφαι

Ὄττω τις ἔραται → Whatever one loves best | Whom you desire most
Sappho
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Transliteration A: xíphai Transliteration B: xiphai Transliteration C: ksifai Beta Code: ci/fai

English (LSJ)

τὰ ἐν ταῖς ῥυκάναις δρέπανα ἢ σιδήρια, Hsch.

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German (Pape)

[Seite 279] αἱ, die Eisen am Hobel, Hesych.

Greek Monolingual

ξίφαι (Α)
(κατά τον Ησύχ.) «τὰ ἐν ταῖς ῥυκάναις δρέπανα ἤ σιδήρια».
[ΕΤΥΜΟΛ. Η λ. συνδέεται με ξίφος, ενώ έχει προταθεί και η διόρθωση της σε ξιφίδια].