a flame of fire, Hom.; φλόγαδαίειν to kindle a flame, Il.; ἐγείρεινXen.; σβέσαιto put it out, Thuc.; also of lightning, Aesch., Eur.; of the heat of the sun, Aesch.; the flame or flash of a bright helmet, Il.; —φλ. οἴνουthe fiery strength of wine, Eur.
Liddell and Scott. An Intermediate Greek-English Lexicon. Oxford. Clarendon Press. 1889.
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