previous next
ἐπινίκ-ιος , ον,
A.of victory, “ἀοιδαίPi.N.4.78; “ὕμνοςD.S.5.29; ἀγῶνες . games to celebrate victory, Plb.30.22.1, cf. IGRom.4.1268 (Thyatira); . πομπή, ἑορτή, D.H.3.41, Plu.Rom.29; . τιμαί the honours of a triumph, Id.Aem.31; “ἡμέραId.Cor.3; “στολήD.C.37.21. Adv. “-ίωςHsch. s.v. ἀλαλάζει.
II.. as Subst., ἐπινίκιον (sc.ᾆσμα, μέλος), τό, song of victory, triumphal ode, such as Pindar's, cf. Ath.1.3e; “Ζῆνα . . ἐπινίκια κλάζωνA.Ag.174 (lyr.).
2.. ἐπινίκια (sc.ἱερά), τά, sacrifice for a victory or feast in honour of it, Ar.Fr.433, And.4.29, D.21.55, etc.; “τὰ . θύεινPl.Smp.173a, etc.; “ἑστιᾶνD.59.33; . πέμψαι, πεμφθῆναι, of a Roman triumph, D.C.36.25,37.21.
b.. (sc. ἆθλα) prize of victory, S.El. 692, D.H.3.27, IG7.3195,3196 (Orchom. Boeot.).
hide Dictionary Entry Lookup
Use this tool to search for dictionary entries in all lexica.
Search for in
How to enter text in Greek:
hide References (15 total)
  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (15):
    • Aeschylus, Agamemnon, 174
    • Andocides, Against Alcibiades, 29
    • Demosthenes, Against Midias, 55
    • Demosthenes, Against Neaera, 33
    • Plato, Symposium, 173a
    • Sophocles, Electra, 692
    • Polybius, Histories, 30.22.1
    • Plutarch, Aemilius Paullus, 31
    • Plutarch, Romulus, 29
    • Plutarch, Caius Marcius Coriolanus, 3
    • Diodorus, Historical Library, 5.29
    • Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Antiquitates Romanae, 3.27
    • Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Antiquitates Romanae, 3.41
    • Cassius Dio, Historia Romana, 36.25
    • Cassius Dio, Historia Romana, 37.21
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: