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χηνάγριον

Ἔρως ἀνίκατε μάχαν -> O love, invincible in battle!
Sophocles, Antigone, 781
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Full diacritics: χηνάγριον Medium diacritics: χηνάγριον Low diacritics: χηνάγριον Capitals: ΧΗΝΑΓΡΙΟΝ
Transliteration A: chēnágrion Transliteration B: chēnagrion Transliteration C: chinagrion Beta Code: xhna/grion

English (LSJ)

τό, A young wild goose, POxy.1923.22 (v/vi A. D.). 2 a woman's ornament, PLond.ined.2199 (iv A. D.).

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Greek Monolingual

τὸ, Α
1. μικρή άγρια χήνα
2. ονομασία γυναικείου κοσμήματος.
[ΕΤΥΜΟΛ. < χήν, χηνός, μέσω ενός αμάρτυρου χήναγρος (< χήν + ἀγρός, πρβλ. ἵππ-αγρος, σύ-αγρος)].