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ξίφιος

Φιλοκαλοῦμέν τε γὰρ μετ' εὐτελείας καὶ φιλοσοφοῦμεν ἄνευ μαλακίας -> Our love of what is beautiful does not lead to extravagance; our love of the things of the mind does not makes us soft.
Τhucydides, 2.40.1
Full diacritics: ξῐφιος Medium diacritics: ξίφιος Low diacritics: ξίφιος Capitals: ΞΙΦΙΟΣ
Transliteration A: xíphios Transliteration B: xiphios Transliteration C: ksifios Beta Code: ci/fios

English (LSJ)

(ξῐφ-ιός cod. Hsch.), ὁ,

   A = ξιφίας, Hsch.    2 a fish like the ἰουλίς, Cyran.3<*>.    3 a stone, ibid.    4 a bird, = κίρκος, ibid.