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α?ι?σσω ( except ὑπαι?ξει, Il. 21.126), aor. ἤι_ξα (α?ι?ξω, α?ῖξαι, α?ι?ξα_ς), α?ίξασκον, mid. aor. α?ι?ξασθαι, pass. ἠι?χθην, α?ι_χθήτην: speed, dart, spring; of persons, animals, birds flying, and of inanimate things (arrows, a beam of light, ‘fluttering’ mane of horses); of the shades of the dead ‘flitting’ to and fro; freq. the part. w. another verb of motion, βῆ α?ι?ξα_σα, α?ι?ξαντε πετέσθην, Il. 15.150, and conversely, ἤι_ξε πέτεσθαι, ‘darted away’ in flight, Il. 21.247; often of hostile movements, ἀντίος α?ι?ξα_ς, φασγάνῳ, ‘with his sword,’ etc.; met., of the mind, νόος α?νέρος, Il. 15.80 (cf. πτέρον ἠὲ νόημα, Od. 7.36).
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