previous next
στα^τ-ικός , ή, όν, (ἵστημι)
A.causing to stand, bringing to a stand-still, Arist.Pr. 908a24; ἀρχὴ ς. principle of rest, opp. κινητική, Id.Metaph.1049b8, cf. 1019a35, Top.127b16; “ἄρτου γένος ς. κοιλίαςStr.17.2.5 (nisi σταλτ- legend.), cf. Philistion ap.Ath.3.115d: hence, astringent, Diph.Siph. ap. Ath.3.80f (Comp.); -κή an astringent herb, thrift, Armeria canescens, Dsc.Eup.2.87; ς. πόα ib.1.110.
2. περὶ ς. ποιήσεως, composition of στάσιμα (q.v.), title of work by Ptolemaeus, An.Boiss.4.458.
II. (“ἵστημιA. IV) skilled in weighing, Pl.Just. 373c, 373e: -κή (sc. τέχνη) the art of weighing, Id.Chrm.166b; opp. μετρητική, Id.Phlb.55e. Adv. “-κῶςPoll.4.171.
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 (3 total)
  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (3):
    • Plato, Philebus, 55e
    • Plato, Charmides, 166b
    • Strabo, Geography, 17.2.5
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: