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ξιφιστύς

Ἐς δὲ τὰ ἔσχατα νουσήματα αἱ ἔσχαται θεραπεῖαι ἐς ἀκριβείην, κράτισται -> For extreme diseases, extreme methods of cure, as to restriction, are most suitable.
Corpus Hippocraticum, Aphorisms 1.6.2
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Full diacritics: ξῐφιστύς Medium diacritics: ξιφιστύς Low diacritics: ξιφιστύς Capitals: ΞΙΦΙΣΤΥΣ
Transliteration A: xiphistýs Transliteration B: xiphistys Transliteration C: ksifistys Beta Code: cifistu/s

English (LSJ)

ύος, ἡ, A = μαχαιρομαχία, sword-play, Id.

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German (Pape)

[Seite 280] ύος, ἡ, ion. = ξιφισμός, Hesych.

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

ξῐφιστύς: -ύος, ἡ, Ἰων. ἀντὶ ξίφισμα, Ἡσύχ.

Greek Monolingual

ξιφιστύς, -ύος, ἡ (Α) ιων. τ. (κατά τον Ησύχ.) «μαχαιρομαχία», ξιφασκία.
[ΕΤΥΜΟΛ. < ξιφίζω + επίθημα -τύς (πρβλ. ακοντισ-τύς)].