previous next
κα^λυπτ-ήρ , ῆρος, ,
A.covering, sheath, Hp.Haem.4; νάρθηκας κ. Arist.Pr.923b25, cf. Thphr.CP5.6.4.
2. cover, LXXNu.4.13; lid, D.S.18.26: metaph., γῆ ᾄδου κ. Secund.Sent.15.
3. pl., tiles, IG22.463.71, D.H.6.92; “κ. ἀνθεμωτοίIG22.1627.306 (sg.), BCH35.76 (Delos, ii B.C.), IG7.3498.61 (Oropus, ii B.C.), Demioprat. ap. Poll.10.157.
4. metaph., οἱ τῆς πόλιος κ. 'pillars of society', Herod.2.31.
hide Dictionary Entry Lookup
Use this tool to search for dictionary entries in all lexica.
Search for in
How to enter text in Greek:
hide References (4 total)
  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (4):
    • Hippocrates, De haemorrhoidibus, 4
    • Old Testament, Numbers, 4.13
    • Diodorus, Historical Library, 18.26
    • Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Antiquitates Romanae, 6.92
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: