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ἀχαίνη

Ἐς δὲ τὰ ἔσχατα νουσήματα αἱ ἔσχαται θεραπεῖαι ἐς ἀκριβείην, κράτισται -> For extreme diseases, extreme methods of cure, as to restriction, are most suitable.
Corpus Hippocraticum, Aphorisms 1.6.2
Full diacritics: ἀχαίνη Medium diacritics: ἀχαίνη Low diacritics: αχαίνη Capitals: ΑΧΑΙΝΗ
Transliteration A: achaínē Transliteration B: achainē Transliteration C: achaini Beta Code: a)xai/nh

English (LSJ)

ἡ, a kind of

   A large loaf, baked by the women at the Thesmophoria, Semus 13.

Etymological

Grammatical information: f.
Meaning: kind of bread, made by women for the Thesmophoria (Semus 13).
Origin: XX [etym. unknown]
Etymology: No etym.