previous next
καυ-τήριον , τό,
A.branding iron, E.Fr.815 (cj.), LXX 4 Ma.15.22, Luc.Pisc.52 (vulg. καυστ-), Apol.2, Hippiatr.26: metaph., “ὥσπερ καυτήρια ταῖς ψυχαῖς προσάγεινD.S.20.54.
II. burnt mark, brand, Str.5.1.9, BGU469.7 (ii A.D.).
III. instrument used in encaustic painting, Dig.33.7.17.
IV. (in form καυστ-) kiln, PLond.2.391.8 (vi A.D.).
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):
    • Strabo, Geography, 5.1.9
    • Lucian, Piscator, 52
    • Lucian, Apologia, 2
    • Diodorus, Historical Library, 20.54
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: