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χθονόπαις

Ὁ δ' ἀνεξέταστος βίος οὐ βιωτὸς ἀνθρώπῳ -> The unexamined life is not worth living
Plato, Apology of Socrates 38a
Full diacritics: χθονοπαις Medium diacritics: χθονόπαις Low diacritics: χθονόπαις Capitals: ΧΘΟΝΟΠΑΙΣ
Transliteration A: chthonópais Transliteration B: chthonopais Transliteration C: chthonopais Beta Code: xqonopais

English (LSJ)

ὁ, ἡ,

   A earth-born, child of earth, Ὥρα Hsch.

German (Pape)

[Seite 1355] παιδος, ὁ, ἡ, erdgeboren, von der Erde erzeugt, ὥρα, Hesych.

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

χθονόπαις: ὁ, ἡ, ὁ ἐκ τῆς γῆς γεννηθείς, τέκνον τῆς γῆς, ὥρα Ἡσύχ.

Greek Monolingual

-παιδος, ὁ, ἡ, Α
αυτός που έχει γεννηθεί από τη γη.
[ΕΤΥΜΟΛ. < χθών, χθονός + παῖς (πρβλ. οὐρανό-παις)].