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χαιτέεις

κόσμος σκηνή, ὁ βίος πάροδος· ἦλθες, εἶδες, ἀπῆλθες -> The world is a stage, life is a performance, you came, you saw, you departed
Democritus, fr. 115 D-K
Full diacritics: χαιτέεις Medium diacritics: χαιτέεις Low diacritics: χαιτέεις Capitals: ΧΑΙΤΕΕΙΣ
Transliteration A: chaitéeis Transliteration B: chaiteeis Transliteration C: chaiteeis Beta Code: xaite/eis

English (LSJ)

εσσα, εν, Old Ionic for χαιτήεις, Semon.7.57.

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

χαιτέεις: εσσα, εν, χάριν τοῦ μέτρου, ἀντὶ χαιτήεις, Σιμωνίδ. Ἱαμβογράφ. 6. 57· οὕτως ἠχέεις ἀντὶ ἠχήεις, Ἀρχίλοχος 89.