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χειλοτένων

τύμβος, ὦ νυμφεῖον, ὦ κατασκαφής οἴκησις αἰείφρουρος, οἷ πορεύομαι πρὸς τοὺς ἐμαυτῆς -> Tomb, bridal chamber, eternal prison in the caverned rock, whither I go to find mine own.
Sophocles, Antigone, 883
Full diacritics: χειλοτένων Medium diacritics: χειλοτένων Low diacritics: χειλοτένων Capitals: ΧΕΙΛΟΤΕΝΩΝ
Transliteration A: cheiloténōn Transliteration B: cheilotenōn Transliteration C: cheilotenon Beta Code: xeilote/nwn

English (LSJ)

οντος, ὁ, epith. of crabs, Batr.297.

Greek Monolingual

-οντος, ὁ, Α
ονομασία του κάβουρα.
[ΕΤΥΜΟΛ. < χεῖλος + τένων «άκρο, αυχένας»].