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χάραξις

Ἓν οἶδα, ὅτι οὐδὲν οἶδα –> I know only one thing, that I know nothing | all I know is that I know nothing.
Diogenes Laertius, Lives of the Philosophers, Book 2 sec. 32.
Full diacritics: χάραξις Medium diacritics: χάραξις Low diacritics: χάραξις Capitals: ΧΑΡΑΞΙΣ
Transliteration A: cháraxis Transliteration B: charaxis Transliteration C: charaksis Beta Code: xa/racis

English (LSJ)

[χᾰ], εως, ἡ,

   A incision, mark, Sch.Ar.Nu.23 (pl.); ἡ χ. τοῦ ἀρότρου Theognost.Can.38; τῶν τροχῶν Hsch. s.v. ἁματροχιάς; τοῦ τροχοῦ, = Lat. orbita, Gloss.    2 erasure, PLips.10 ii 4 (iii A. D.).    3 metaph. of acute pain, ὑπὸ βηχὸς ἴσχει τραχύτητας καὶ χ. Plu.2.698c.    II coining, minting, τοῦ λεπτοῦ χαλκοῦ OGI 485.12 (Magn.Mae.).

German (Pape)

[Seite 1336] ἡ, das Einschneiden, τραχύτητας καὶ χαράξεις Plut. Symp. 7, 1.

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

χάραξις: -εως, ἡ, ἐγκεχαραγμένον σημεῖον, «αἱ χαράξεις αὗται (τοῦ σὰν και τοῦ κόππα) καὶ μέχρι τοῦ νῦν σῴζονται ἐπὶ τοῖς ἵπποις», Σχόλ. εἰς Ἀριστοφ. Νεφ. 23· ἡ χάραξις τοῦ ἀρότρου Θεογνώστ. Καν. 38, Ἡσύχ., ὅστις τὴν λέξιν ἀματροχίας ἑρμηνεύει: «τὰς χαράξεις τῶν τροχῶν». 2) μεταφορ. ἐπὶ ἰσχυροῦ καὶ ὀξέος πόνου, δεινὰς ὑπὸ βηχὸς ἴσχει τραχύτητας και χ. Πλούτ. 2. 698C.

French (Bailly abrégé)

εως (ἡ) :
incision.
Étymologie: χαράσσω.

Greek Monolingual

-άξεως, ἡ, ΜΑ
βλ. χάραξη.

Russian (Dvoretsky)

χάραξις: εως (χᾰ) ἡ досл. резание, перен. режущая или острая боль, резь Plut.