little, small, scanty, and of number, few, Pind., Aesch., Soph.; ἐχώρειβαιός he was going with scanty escort, i. e. alone, id=Soph.: of condition, low, mean, humble, id=Soph.: of time, short, Solon, Soph.:— neut. βαιόν, as adv. a little, id=Soph.; so pl. βαιά, Ar. Cf. ἠβαιός.
Liddell and Scott. An Intermediate Greek-English Lexicon. Oxford. Clarendon Press. 1889.
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