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ἀλθαία

Γελᾷ δ' ὁ μωρός, κἄν τι μὴ γέλοιον ᾖ -> The fool laughs even when there's nothing to laugh at
Menander
Full diacritics: ἀλθαία Medium diacritics: ἀλθαία Low diacritics: αλθαία Capitals: ΑΛΘΑΙΑ
Transliteration A: althaía Transliteration B: althaia Transliteration C: althaia Beta Code: a)lqai/a

English (LSJ)

ἡ,

   A marsh mallow, Althaea officinalis, Thphr.HP9.15.5, Aret.CA1.6.    2 = δενδρομαλάχη, Gal.12.67.    3 = ὠκιμοειδές, Ps.Dsc.4.28. (For ἀλθαιᾶτις, ἡ, EM63.12, ἀλθαία τις should be read.)

German (Pape)

[Seite 95] ἡ, wilde Malve, Theophr.

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

ἀλθαία: ἡ, ἑλώδης μαλάχη, «νερομολόχα», μαλάχη ἀγρία, Θεοφρ. Ἱ. Φ. 9. 15, 5: - ὡς κύρ. ὄνομα, Ἰλ. Ι. 555.