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ἀάζω

Ὁ δ' ἀνεξέταστος βίος οὐ βιωτὸς ἀνθρώπῳ -> The unexamined life is not worth living
Plato, Apology of Socrates 38a
Full diacritics: ἀάζω Medium diacritics: ἀάζω Low diacritics: αάζω Capitals: ΑΑΖΩ
Transliteration A: aázō Transliteration B: aazō Transliteration C: aazo Beta Code: a)a/zw

English (LSJ)

   A breathe with the mouth wide open, Arist.Pr.964a11. (Onomatopoeic word, for ἀἅζω, make the sound aha!)

German (Pape)

[Seite 1] (ἄω, ἄζω), (mit offnem Munde ausathmen), hauchen, Arist. Probl. 34, 7 dem φυσᾶν διὰ στενοῦ τοῦ στόματος entgegengesetzt, ὁ δὲ ἀάζων ἀθρόον ἐκπνεῖ S. auch ἄζω.

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

ἀάζω: μελ. άσω, ἐκπνέω ἔχων τὸ στόμα ἀνοικτόν, ἐκπέμπω θερμὴν πνοὴν (χουχουλιάζω), καθὼς ὅταν θερμαίνωμεν τὰς χείρας ἡμῶν· ἀντίκειται δὲ τῷ φυσῶ· «φυσῶσι μὲν γὰρ ψυχρόν, ἀάζουσι δὲ θερμόν· ὁ μὲν γὰρ φυσῶν κινεῖ τὸν ἀέρα οὐκ ἀθρόως, ἀλλὰ διὰ στενοῦ τοῦ στόματος, ὁ δὲ ἀάζων ἀθρόον ἐκπνεῖ, διὸ θερμόν». Ἀριστοτέλ. Προβλ. λδ΄. 7.

Spanish (DGE)

exhalar el aliento καὶ γὰρ τοῦτο ... ἐγγύθεν μέν ἐστι θερμόν, ὥσπερ καὶ ὅταν ἀάζωμεν Arist.Mete.367b2, cf. Pr.964a16
op. φυσᾶν Arist.Pr.964a11.

• Etimología: Tal vez onomat., rel. c. ἄζω, de ἆ; aunque tb. pudiera ponerse en rel. c. ἄημι q.u.

Russian (Dvoretsky)

ἀάζω: выдыхать (θερμόν Arst.).

Frisk Etymological English

Grammatical information: v.
Meaning: breathe with the mouth wide open (Arist.)
Derivatives: ἀασμός (Arist.).
Origin: ONOM [onomatopoia, and other elementary formations]
Etymology: Prob. onomatopoetic (Schwyzer Mélanges Pedersen 73 A. 2). Differently Solmsen Unt. 284 (zu ἄημι).
See also: Cf. ἄζω, from (q.v.). ?

Frisk Etymology German

ἀάζω: {aázō}
Grammar: v.
Meaning: mit offenem Munde ausatmen (Arist.),
Derivative: davon ἀασμός (Arist.).
Etymology : Wohl onomatopoetisch (Schwyzer Mélanges Pedersen 73 A. 2). Anders Solmsen Unt. 284 (zu ἄημι). Vgl. ἄζω aus ἆ.
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