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πῃ , Ion. (but not in Hom.) κῃ , Dor. πᾳ : enclit. Particle :
I. of Manner, in some way, somehow, with a neg. in any way, at all, “οὐδέ πῃ ἔστιIl.6.267, cf. Od.12.433, 13.207 ; “οὐδέ τί πῃ δύναμαιIl.21.219 ; “οὔτι πῃHes.Op.105 ; οὕτω πῃ in some such way, Il.24.373 ; “ταῦτά κῃHdt.5.40 ; “τῇδέ πῃPl.Phd.73b, etc. ; “ταύτῃ πῃId.R.433e, etc.; ἔχεις πῃ ἄλλῃ κάλλιον λέγειν; Id.Cra.427e ; ἄλλῃ γέ πῃ λέγειν . . Id.Smp.189c ; εἴ πῃ if any way, Id.Prt.355a ; μή πῃ . . that in no way, Id.Sph.242c, etc. ; πᾳ . . ; can it possibly . . ? Theoc.4.3 ; so ἆρά γέ πα . . ; Id.7.149,151 ; μάλιστά κῃ somewhere about, approximately, Hdt.2.75, 4.86, etc. : to limit a Sup., “ἀπορώτατά πῃPl.Ti.51b, etc.; opp. ἁπλῶς, Arist.APr.49a8.
II. of Space, by some way, to some place, Il.6.378,383 ; “οὔτε πῃ ἄλλῃOd.2.127, cf. 3.251 : c. gen., πῄ με . . πολίων . . ἄξεις; wilt thou carry me to some city ? Il.3.400.
3. πῇ μέν . . , πῇ δέ . . on one side . . , on the other . . , Plu.Caes.25 ; partly . . , partly . . , v.l. in X. An.3.1.12 ; “πῇ μέν . . , ἔστι δ᾽ ὅτεPlu.Alc.6.
B. πῇ , Ion. (but not in Hom.) κῇ , Dor. πᾷ : interrog. Particle :
2. to what end? wherefore? Od.2.364, etc. ; πῇ δή; 17.219, Il. 10.385, etc.
2. less freq. like ποῦ ; where? Il.13.307 ; πᾷ πᾷ κεῖται; S.Aj.912 (lyr.), cf. E.Hec.1056(lyr.) : in indirect questions, X.HG2.4.31 : c. gen., ἐπειρώτα . . , κῇ γῆς οἰκημένοι . . cj. in Hdt.5.73. (Freq. written πη, πῆ in codd.)
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