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οἷον

Φοβοῦ τὸ γῆρας, οὐ γὰρ ἔρχεται μόνον -> Fear old age, for it never comes alone
Menander

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

οἷον: οὐδ. τοῦ οἷος, ἴδε οἷος VI.

French (Bailly abrégé)

neutre de οἷος.

English (Autenrieth)

relative word, (such) as, of what sort (qualis), with antecedent τοῖος expressed or implied. It may be causal in effect, also exclamatory, αἵματος εἶς ἀγαθοῖο, φίλον τέκος, ο ἀγορεύεις, ‘such words you speak,’ = ὅτι τοῖα, Od. 4.611; οἷον δή νυ θεοὺς βροτοὶ αἰτιόωνται, ‘how mortals do, etc.!’ Od. 1.32; foll. by inf., as implying capability, οἷος ἐκεῖνος ἔην βουλευέμεν, ‘such a man was he to plan,’ Od. 14.491; freq. the neut. οἷον, οἷα, as adv., as, how, what (sort), etc. οἷα τε in comparisons, οἷον δή exclamatory and causal, Od. 9.128, Od. 11.429.

Greek Monotonic

οἷον: ουδ. του οἷος, βλ. οἷος V.

Russian (Dvoretsky)

οἷον: и οἷα adv.
1) как бы, словно: οἷ. ἐερσήεις Hom. словно омытый росой;
2) так как, в виду того, что: οἷα ἀπροσδοκήτου γενομένου Thuc. так как это произошло неожиданно;
3) около, примерно (οἷ. δέκα σταδίους Thuc.);
4) когда: οἷ. δὴ εὐωχίας οὔσης Plat. во время пиршества.