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Φιλοκαλοῦμέν τε γὰρ μετ' εὐτελείας καὶ φιλοσοφοῦμεν ἄνευ μαλακίας -> Our love of what is beautiful does not lead to extravagance; our love of the things of the mind does not makes us soft.
Τhucydides, 2.40.1
Full diacritics: ὄρδειλον Medium diacritics: ὄρδειλον Low diacritics: όρδειλον Capitals: ΟΡΔΕΙΛΟΝ
Transliteration A: órdeilon Transliteration B: ordeilon Transliteration C: ordeilon Beta Code: o)/rdeilon

English (LSJ)


   A = τόρδιλον, hartwort, Tordylium officinale, Nic.Th. 841 (sed leg. τόρδειλον).

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

ὄρδειλον: τό, σπερμάτιον λαχανῶδες, Νικ. Θηρ. 841.

Frisk Etymological English

See also: s. τόρδυλον