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ξίφιος

τύμβος, ὦ νυμφεῖον, ὦ κατασκαφής οἴκησις αἰείφρουρος, οἷ πορεύομαι πρὸς τοὺς ἐμαυτῆς -> Tomb, bridal chamber, eternal prison in the caverned rock, whither I go to find mine own.
Sophocles, Antigone, 883
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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.

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