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Μή, φίλα ψυχά, βίον ἀθάνατον σπεῦδε, τὰν δ' ἔμπρακτον ἄντλει μαχανάν -> Oh! my soul do not aspire to eternal life, but exhaust the limits of the possible
Pindar, Pythian, 3.61f.
Full diacritics: σπᾰθίον Medium diacritics: σπαθίον Low diacritics: σπαθίον Capitals: ΣΠΑΘΙΟΝ
Transliteration A: spathíon Transliteration B: spathion Transliteration C: spathion Beta Code: spaqi/on

English (LSJ)

τό, Dim. of σπάθη (signf. 1), AP6.283; (signf. 5), POxy.1839.4 (vi A.D.); (signf. 2), Gal.2.724, al.;

   A knife, scalpel, Sor.2.63; blade of a scalpel, Hippiatr.20; small blade in a machine, Hero Spir.1.42; name of a measure of capacity, ἐλαίου σ. ἓν ἐσφραγισμένον PLond. 2.236.5 (iv A.D.), cf. 3.1266 (a).7 (ii A.D.), etc.

Greek Monotonic

σπαθίον: τό, υποκορ. του σπάθη, σε Ανθ.

Dutch (

σπαθίον -ου, τό, demin. van σπάθη, kleine spaan (om bij het weven de inslag vast te duwen).

Russian (Dvoretsky)

σπαθίον: τό небольшое бердо Anth.

Middle Liddell

σπαθίον, ου, τό, [Dim. of σπάθη, Anth.]