in Il., mostly, of warriors; in Od., of Ulysses. In the first case (from δάϊςbattle, φρήν) of warlike mind, warlike;— in the second (from *δάω, φρήν) wise of mind, prudent. Others take *δάω as the Root in all cases, and translate skilful, proved.
Liddell and Scott. An Intermediate Greek-English Lexicon. Oxford. Clarendon Press. 1889.
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