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ἕψησις

Ἔρως ἀνίκατε μάχαν -> O love, invincible in battle!
Sophocles, Antigone, 781
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Full diacritics: ἕψησις Medium diacritics: ἕψησις Low diacritics: έψησις Capitals: ΕΨΗΣΙΣ
Transliteration A: hépsēsis Transliteration B: hepsēsis Transliteration C: epsisis Beta Code: e(/yhsis

English (LSJ)

εως, ἡ, A boiling, Hp.VM 5; ἡ ἕ. τῶν κρεῶν Hdt.4.61, cf. SIG57.34 (Milet., v B. C.); λινῶν PTeb.406.22 (iii A. D.); smelting of ore, Thphr.HP5.9.1; concoction, softening, Gal.13.415, Aret.SA2.6: pl., Pl.Plt.303e.

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German (Pape)

[Seite 1132] ἡ, das Kochen, τῶν κρεῶν Her. 4, 61; im plur., ταῖς ἑψήσεσι μόγις ἀφαιρεθέντα, Plat. Polit. 303 e; – das Schmelzen, Theophr.

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

ἕψησις: -εως, ἡ, βράσις, Ἱππ. π. Ἀρχ. Ἰητρ. 10, κτλ.· ἡ ἕψ. τῶν κρεῶν Ἡρόδ. 4. 61· ἐν τῷ πληθ., Πλάτ. Πολιτικ. 303Ε· ― ἡ χώνευσις μεταλλικῶν οὐσιῶν, Θεοφ. π. Φυτ. Αἰτ. 5. 9, 1.

French (Bailly abrégé)

εως (ἡ) :
action de cuire, cuisson.
Étymologie: ἑψέω.

Greek Monotonic

ἕψησις: -εως, ἡ (ἕψω), βράσιμο, σε Ηρόδ.

Russian (Dvoretsky)

ἕψησις: εως ἡ
1) варка, варение (τῶν κρεῶν Her.; τῶν ὀσπρίων Plut.);
2) pl. плавление: ταῖς ἑψήσεσι ἀφαιρεθέντα Plat. выделяемые путем плавления (вещества).

Middle Liddell

ἕψησις, εως [ἕψω]
a boiling, Hdt.

English (Woodhouse)

ἕψησις = refining process

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