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Μολὼν λαβέ -> Come and take them
Plutarch, Apophthegmata Laconica 225C12
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Full diacritics: ἡθμός Medium diacritics: ἡθμός Low diacritics: ηθμός Capitals: ΗΘΜΟΣ
Transliteration A: hēthmós Transliteration B: hēthmos Transliteration C: ithmos Beta Code: h(qmo/s

English (LSJ)

SIG2 (Sigeum, vi B.C.), Hdn.Gr.1.543, in codd. usu. (but perh. wrongly) ἠθμός, ὁ, (ἤθω) A strainer, colander, SIG l.c., E.Fr. 374, IG22.1416.11, 4.39.20, Gal.Nat.Fac.1.15; esp. wine-strainer, Pherecr.41; part of an eel-trap, Arist.HA534a22; of the eyelashes, X.Mem.1.4.6; prov., τῷ ἠθμῷ ἀντλεῖν, of fruitless toil, Arist.Oec. 1344b25. II ἠ. σχοίνινος,= κημός III, Cratin.132, cf. AP9.482.23 (Agath.). III sluice or weir (?), IG11(2).287 A75 (Delos, iii B.C.).

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French (Bailly abrégé)

anc. att. c. ἠθμός.