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ξιφιστύς

Ἦθος ἀνθρώπῳ δαίμων -> A man's character is his fate
Heraclitus, fr. B 119 Diels
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.

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)].