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ὅριον

Σκιᾶς ὄναρ ἄνθρωπος -> Man is a dream of a shadow
Pindar, Pythian 8.95f.
Full diacritics: ὅριον Medium diacritics: ὅριον Low diacritics: όριον Capitals: ΟΡΙΟΝ
Transliteration A: hórion Transliteration B: horion Transliteration C: orion Beta Code: o(/rion

English (LSJ)

τό,

   A = ὅρος, Dim. only in form, boundary, limit, Hp.Off.3, Schwyzer664.4 (Orchom. Arc., iv B.C.), Epigr.Gr.978.12 (Philae), POxy.2134.18 (ii A.D.): mostly in pl., boundaries, bounds, frontier, E.Tr.375, D.18.230, PCair.Zen.251.3(iii B.C.), Supp.Epigr.3.378B11 (Delph., ii/i B.C.) ; ἐπὶ τοῖς ὁ. on the frontier, Th.2.12, And.1.45 ; ὅρια κελεύθου limits of a road, i.e. the road itself, S.Fr.721 (dub.); μὴ κινείτω γῆς ὅ. μηδείς Pl.Lg.842e ; territories, LXXEx.10.4, al.    2 Astrol., a subdivision of a zodiacal sign, appropriated to a planet, Ptol. Tetr.43, S.E.M.5.37, PMag.Lond.46.48, PTeb.277.15, Heph.Astr. 1.1, Man.2.166,4.265.    II pl., rules, e.g. for the use of wine, Hp. Liqu.5.    III ὅριον· τείχισμα, φραγμόν, Hsch.; so ὅρια καὶ σταυρώματα Th.6.74 (restd. from Sch.).

German (Pape)

[Seite 378] τό, die Gränze; Soph. frg. 647; οὔτε γαίας ὅρι' ἂν ἐκβαῖμεν λάθρα, Eur. Herc. Fur. 82, wie Troad. 375; Thuc. 2, 12; Plat. Menex. 240 b u. öfter, wie Sp. Eigtl. neutr. von

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

ὅριον: τό, = ὅρος, σύνορον, τέρμα, Ἱππ. π. Ἰητρεῖον 740, Ἑλλ. Ἐπιγράμμ. 978. 12˙ κατὰ τὸ πλεῖστον ἐν τῷ πληθυν., ὅρια, σύνορα, Εὐρ. Τρῳ. 375, Θουκ. 2. 12, Πλάτ., κλ.˙ ἐπὶ τοῖς ὁρίοις Ἀνδοκ. 7. 11˙ ὅρια κελεύθου, τὰ ὅρια τῆς ὁδοῦ, ὅ ἐστιν αὐτὴ ἡ ὁδός, Σοφ. Ἀποσπ. 647˙ μὴ κινείτω γῆς ὅρια μηδεὶς Πλάτ. Νόμ. 842Ε. - Ὑποκορ. μόνον κατὰ τύπον.

French (Bailly abrégé)

ου (τό) :
borne, limite, frontière.
Étymologie: ὅρος.

English (Strong)

neuter of a derivative of an apparently primary horos (a bound or limit); a boundary-line, i.e. (by implication) a frontier (region): border, coast.

English (Thayer)

ὁρίου, τό (from ὅρος (boundary)) (fr. Sophocles down), a bound, limit, in the N. T. always in plural (like Latin fines) boundaries (R. V. borders), equivalent to region, district, land, territory: L T Tr WH,Sept. very often for גֲּבוּל; several times for גְּבוּלָה.)

Greek Monotonic

ὅριον: τό, = ὅρος, σύνορο, όριο, στον πληθ. όρια, σύνορα, συνοριακή γραμμή, σε Ευρ., Θουκ. κ.λπ.

Russian (Dvoretsky)

ὅριον: τό (преимущ. pl.) граница, предел, рубеж Eur., Thuc. etc.

Middle Liddell

ὅριον, ου, τό, = ὅρος
a boundary, limit, in pl. boundaries, the borders, frontier, Eur., Thuc., etc.