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ξίφιον

Ἢ τὰν ἢ ἐπὶ τᾶς -> Either with this or on this | Come back victorious or dead
Plutarch, Moralia 241
Full diacritics: ξῐφιον Medium diacritics: ξίφιον Low diacritics: ξίφιον Capitals: ΞΙΦΙΟΝ
Transliteration A: xíphion Transliteration B: xiphion Transliteration C: ksifion Beta Code: ci/fion

English (LSJ)

or ξῐφ-ίον, τό,

   A corn-flag, Gladiolus segetum, Thphr.HP6.8.1, Dsc.4.20.