Ask at the forum if you have an Ancient or Modern Greek query!

Inachus

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

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

woodhouse 1013.jpg

Ἴναχος, ὁ.

Of Inachus, adj.: Ἰνάχειος.

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

Īnăchus: or -os, i, m., = Ἴναχος,>
I the first king of Argos, father of Io and Phoroneus, Hor. C. 2, 3, 21; 3, 19, 1; Verg. A. 7, 372; Lact. 1, 11, 20. Also, a river in Argolis named for king Inachus, now Banitza, Plin. 4, 5, 9, § 17; Ov. M. 1, 583; 642 sq.; Verg. A. 7, 792; Stat. Th. 4, 119.—
II Derivv.
   A Īnăchĭus, a, um, adj., Inachian; poet. also, i. q. Argive or Grecian: juvenca, i. e. Io. Verg. G. 3, 153; hence also: bos, i. e. Isis, identified with Io, Ov. F. 3, 658: ira, i. e. of Juno against Io, Petr. 139: Argi (governed by Inachus, or on the river Inachus), Verg. A. 7, 286: undae, i. e. of the river Inachus, Val. Fl. 4, 397; but also of the Lernean Sea (of Lerna, near Argos), Luc. 4, 634: rex, i. e. Adrastus, king of Argos, Stat. Th. 2, 145: litus, i. e. Argolic or Grecian, Ov. F. 5, 656: urbes, Verg. A. 11, 286: natae, Val. Fl. 8, 148: Linus (as the son of the Argive Psamathe), Prop. 2, 13 (3, 4), 8: Perseus (as the son of the Argive Danaë), Claud. in Ruf. 1, 278. —
   B Īnă-chus, a, um, adj., the same: pubes, i. e. Grecian, Stat. Th. 8, 363. —
   C Īnăchĭ-des, ae, m., a male descendant of Inachus; so Perseus (cf. in the preced.), Ov. M. 4, 720; Epaphus (as the son of Io), id. ib. 1, 753; in plur., the Argives, Stat. Th. 3, 365. — Īnăchis, ĭdis, f., Inachian; or subst., a female descendant of Inachus: ripae, i. e. of the river Inachus, Ov. M. 1, 640: Acrisione (as the daughter of the Argive Danaë), Verg. Cat. 11, 33.— Subst., of lo, Prop. 2, 33 (3, 31), 4; Ov. F. 1, 454; id. M. 1, 611; identified with Isis (v. above, under Inachius), id. ib. 9, 687.—In plur.: Īnăchĭdes, um, female Argives, Claud. B. G. 407.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

Īnăchus¹³ (-ŏs), ī, m., l’Inachus [fleuve de l’Argolide] : Ov. M. 1, 583 ; Plin. 4, 17 || premier roi d’Argos : Hor. O. 2, 3, 21 ; Virg. En. 7, 372 || -us, a, um, d’Argos, grec : Stat. Th. 8, 363.

Latin > German (Georges)

Īnachus (Īnachos), ī, m. (Ἰναχος), Stromgott u. erster König von Argos, Sohn des Oceanus u. der Tethys, Vater des Phoroneus u. der Jo von einer melischen Nymphe od. seiner Schwester Argeia, genannt nach dem Flusse Inachus (j. Najo) in der peloponnesischen Landschaft Argolis, Hor. carm. 3, 19, 1. Ov. am. 3, 6, 103. Mela 2, 3, 9 (2. § 51): Io, Inachi filia, Lact. 1, 11, 20. – Dav. A) Īnachidēs, ae, m. (Ἰναχίδης), der Nachkomme des Inachus, der Inachide, v. Epaphus (Enkel des Inachus), Ov. met. 1, 753: v. Perseus, ibid. 4, 720: Inachidae, die Inachiden = Argiver, Stat. Theb. 3, 366. – B) Īnachis, chidos, Vok. chi, Akk. Plur. chidas, f. (Ἰναχίς), inachisch, ripa, des Flusses Inachus, Ov. – subst., die Inachide (Tochter des Inachus), d.i. Jo, Prop. u. Ov.: Plur. Inachides = die Argiverinnen, Stat. u. Claud. – C) Īnachius, a, um (Ἰνάχιος), a) inachisch, iuvenca, Jo, Verg.: heroinae, die Danaiden, weil sie von Inachus abstammten, Prop.: Argi, von Inachus erbaut, Verg. – b) argivisch, griechisch, urbes, Verg.