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ξιφήν

Τοῦ ὅλου οὖν τῇ ἐπιθυμίᾳ καὶ διώξει ἔρως ὄνομα → Love is the name for our pursuit of wholeness, for our desire to be complete
Plato, Symposium, 192e10
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Full diacritics: ξιφήν Medium diacritics: ξιφήν Low diacritics: ξιφήν Capitals: ΞΙΦΗΝ
Transliteration A: xiphḗn Transliteration B: xiphēn Transliteration C: ksifin Beta Code: cifh/n

English (LSJ)

ῆνος, ὁ, A sword-bearer, Suid.

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German (Pape)

[Seite 279] ὁ, nach Suid. ὁ φέρων ξίφος.

Greek Monolingual

ξιφήν, -ῆνος, ὁ (Α)
(κατά το λεξ. Σούδα) «ὁ φέρων ξίφος».
[ΕΤΥΜΟΛ. < ξίφος + κατάλ -ήν (πρβλ. λειχ-ήν)].