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Φιλοκαλοῦμέν τε γὰρ μετ' εὐτελείας καὶ φιλοσοφοῦμεν ἄνευ μαλακίας -> Our love of what is beautiful does not lead to extravagance; our love of the things of the mind does not makes us soft.
Τhucydides, 2.40.1
Full diacritics: πτακάλα Medium diacritics: πτακάλα Low diacritics: πτακάλα Capitals: ΠΤΑΚΑΛΑ
Transliteration A: ptakála Transliteration B: ptakala Transliteration C: ptakala Beta Code: ptaka/la

English (LSJ)

or πτανάκα,

   A boat-mat, dub. in Poll.10.166.

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

πτακάλα: ἢ πτανάκα, ψίαθος ἐν τοῖς ἀκατίοις, ἀμφίβ. τύπος παρὰ Πολυδ. Ι´, 166.