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φράξις

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Sappho
Full diacritics: φράξις Medium diacritics: φράξις Low diacritics: φράξις Capitals: ΦΡΑΞΙΣ
Transliteration A: phráxis Transliteration B: phraxis Transliteration C: fraksis Beta Code: fra/cis

English (LSJ)

εως, ἡ,

   A barricade, Aen.Tact.2.6.    II fencing in of an enclosure, BCH23.566 (Delph.).    III type of defensive armour, Afric.Cest.p.7V.

Greek Monolingual

και φάρξις, -εως, ἡ, Α
φραγμός.
[ΕΤΥΜΟΛ. Η λ. ανάγεται στο θ. φραξ- του ἔφραξα, αόρ. του φράζω (II)].