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ὠαιαί

Μή, φίλα ψυχά, βίον ἀθάνατον σπεῦδε, τὰν δ' ἔμπρακτον ἄντλει μαχανάν -> Oh! my soul do not aspire to eternal life, but exhaust the limits of the possible
Pindar, Pythian, 3.61f.
Full diacritics: ὠαιαί Medium diacritics: ὠαιαί Low diacritics: ωαιαί Capitals: ΩΑΙΑΙ
Transliteration A: ōaiaí Transliteration B: ōaiai Transliteration C: oaiai Beta Code: w)aiai/

English (LSJ)

exclam. of pain, A.D.Adv.127.31; also ᾤαι Aeol. for ὠαιαί ib.128.2, cf. Theoc.30.1, Lex.Mess.p.412 (σὺν τῷ ῑ).

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

ὠαιαί: ὡς τὸ ὠοιοί, ἐπιφώνημα ἄλγους, Α. Β. 538.

French (Bailly abrégé)

interj.
cri de douleur : hélas !.