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φεῖ

Γελᾷ δ' ὁ μωρός, κἄν τι μὴ γέλοιον ᾖ -> The fool laughs even when there's nothing to laugh at
Menander
Full diacritics: φεῖ Medium diacritics: φεῖ Low diacritics: φει Capitals: ΦΕΙ
Transliteration A: pheî Transliteration B: phei Transliteration C: fei Beta Code: fei=

English (LSJ)

τό, name of the letter φ, Callias ap.Ath.10.453d, Hellad. ap. Phot.Bibl.530B.; φεῖ shd. be restored for φῖ in Pl.Cra.427a, etc.; a pun on φφ

   A = Φιδίς (leg. Φειδίς) in AP7.429 (Alc.).

Frisk Etymology German

φεῖ: {pheĩ}
Grammar: n.
Meaning: indekl. Buchstabenname;
Etymology : nach πεῖ, s.d.
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