• φοίνιος/φόνιος

    Validation

    Yes

    Word-form

    Φοίνικας

    Transliteration (Word)

    Phoinikes

    Transliteration (Etymon)

    phoinios/phonios

    Author

    Aristotle

    Century

    4 BC

    Source

    quidam

    Ref.

    De Mirabilibus Auscultationibus 843b10-14

    Ed.

    Works of Aristotle, W.D. Ross, Oxford Clarendon Press, 1910

    Quotation

    ἀλλὰ καὶ αὐτοὺς τοὺς Φοίνικας ὑπὸ τῶν Ἑλλήνων φασί τινες [φοίνικας] προσαγορευθῆναι διὰ τὸ πρώτους πλέοντας τὴν θάλασσαν, ᾗ ἂν ἀποβαίησαν, πάντας ἀποκτείνειν καὶ φονεύειν. καὶ κατὰ γλῶσσαν δ’ἐστὶ τὴν Περραιβῶν το αἰμάξαι φοινίξαι 

  • ὠρεῖν (ὠρεύειν)

    Validation

    Yes

    Word-form

    οὐρανόν

    Transliteration (Word)

    ouranos

    Transliteration (Etymon)

    ōrein vel ōreuein

    Author

    Cornutus

    Century

    1 AD

    Source

    quidam

    Ref.

    De natura deorum 1.1

    Ed.

    C. Lang, Cornuti theologiae Graecae compendium, Leipzig, 1881

    Quotation

    ἔνιοι δέ φασιν ἀπὸ τοῦ ὠρεῖνὠρεύειν τὰ ὄντα, ὅ ἐστι φυλάττειν, οὐρανὸν κεκλῆσθαι, ἀφ' οὗ καὶ ὁ θυρωρὸς ὠνομάσθη καὶ τὸ πολυωρεῖν