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ὄρνῖς

Γηράσκω δ᾽ αἰεὶ πολλὰ διδασκόμενος -> I grow old always learning many things
Solon the Athenian

English (Autenrieth)

ῖθος, pl. dat. ὀρνίθεσσι: bird, freq. w. specific name added, ὄρνῖσιν ἐοικότες αἰγυπιοῖσιν, Η , Od. 5.51; then like οἰωνός, bird of omen, Il. 24.219.