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ἀβακίσκος

Μὴ φῦναι τὸν ἅπαντα νικᾷ λόγον -> Not to be born is, past all prizing, best.
Sophocles, Oedipus Coloneus l. 1225
Full diacritics: ἀβᾰκίσκος Medium diacritics: ἀβακίσκος Low diacritics: αβακίσκος Capitals: ΑΒΑΚΙΣΚΟΣ
Transliteration A: abakískos Transliteration B: abakiskos Transliteration C: avakiskos Beta Code: a)baki/skos

English (LSJ)

ὁ, Dim. of ἄβαξ,

   A small stone for inlaying, in mosaic work, Moschio ap.Ath.5.207c.

German (Pape)

[Seite 2] ὁ, dim. von ἄβαξ, Moschion bei Athen. V, 207 c Mosaiktäfelchen.

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

ἀβᾰκίσκος: ὁ· ὑποκορ. τοῦ ἄβαξ = σμικρὸς λίθοςψῆφος χρήσιμος πρὸς ψηφοθέτημα. Λατ. tessera, tessella. Μοσχίων παρ’ Ἀθ. 207 D.

Spanish (DGE)

-ου, ὁ panel de mosaico Moschio Hist.1.3 (= Eust.1928.1).

• Etimología: Cf. 1 ἄβαξ.