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χαιρέφυλλον

Ἦθος ἀνθρώπῳ δαίμων -> A man's character is his fate
Heraclitus, fr. B 119 Diels
Full diacritics: χαιρέφυλλον Medium diacritics: χαιρέφυλλον Low diacritics: χαιρέφυλλον Capitals: ΧΑΙΡΕΦΥΛΛΟΝ
Transliteration A: chairéphyllon Transliteration B: chairephyllon Transliteration C: chairefyllon Beta Code: xaire/fullon

English (LSJ)

τό,

   A chervil, Anthriscus Cerefolium, only in Lat. form chaerephylon (metri grat.) Colum.10.110; caerefolium Plin. HN19.170.

German (Pape)

[Seite 1325] τό, Kerbel, bei Plin. H. N. 19, 8 caerefolium, Colum. 10, 110 chaerophylon. Vgl. das franz. cerfeuil.

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

χαιρέφυλλον: τό, φυτόν τι, Ἀγγλιστὶ chervil. ὅπερ ὡς καὶ τὸ Γερμ. Kerbel, καὶ τὸ Γαλλ. cerfeuil, ἐσχηματίσθησαν ἐκ τοῦ Ἑλληνικοῦ ὀνόματος. ― Ὁ Columella 10. 110, ἔχει chaerephyˇlon, χάριν τοῦ μέτρου· καὶ ο Πλίνιος (19. 54) ἐκλατινίζει τὸ ὄνομα εἰς caerefolium.

Greek Monolingual

τὸ, Α
είδος φυτού.
[ΕΤΥΜΟΛ. Πιθ. < χαίρω + φύλλον.