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γυῖον , τό,
A.limb, Hom., always pl., in phrases such as “γυῖα λέλυντοIl.13.85; “ὑπὸ τρόμος ἔλλαβε γυῖα14.506; “ὅπποτέ κέν μιν γυῖα λάβῃ κάματος4.230, etc., cf. A.Pers.913 (lyr.), Id.Eleg.3; “γυῖα ποδῶνthe feet, Il.13.512; “μητρὸς γυῖαwomb, h.Merc.20; “γυῖαhands, Theoc. 22.81; γυῖον, sg., the hand, ib.121 (so prob. as device on signet, Tab.Heracl.1.183); but “γυῖονthe whole body, Pi.N.7.73, Hp.Epid.6.4.26.—Not in Att. Prose: later, opp. στέρνα καὶ κεφαλή, Plu.Arist.14.
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