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Second declension Noun; Masculine 고유 그리스 Transliteration:

Principal Part: Ἅφαιστος

Structure: Ἁφαιστ (Stem) + ος (Ending)


  1. Hephaestus


Second declension

The inflection forms above were generated by rules and some usages of them were not attested.

Due to a bug of system, some forms may display wrong accents.


  • εἶπε Λερναίασ ἀπ’ ἀκτᾶσ εὐθὺν ἐσ ἀμφιθάλασσον νομόν, ἔνθα ποτὲ βρέχε θεῶν βασιλεὺσ ὁ μέγασ χρυσέαισ νιφάδεσσι πόλιν, ἁνίχ’ Ἁφαίστου τέχναισιν χαλκελάτῳ πελέκει πατέροσ Αθαναία κορυφὰν κατ’ ἄκραν ἀνορούσαισ’ ἀλάλαξεν ὑπερμάκει βοᾷ· (Pindar, Odes, olympian odes, olympian 7 12:1)
  • ἀλλ’ ἐπεὶ τείχει θέσαν ἐν ξυλίνῳ σύγγονοι κούραν, σέλασ δ’ ἀμφέδραμεν λάβρον Ἁφαίστου, τότ’ ἐείπεν Ἀπόλλων· (Pindar, Odes, pythian odes, pythian 3 12:1)
  • οὐ μάτηρ στέργει μὲν Ἄρη γαμέτισ δὲ τέτυκται Ἁφαίστου, κοινὰ καὶ πυρὶ καὶ ξίφεσιν; (Unknown, Greek Anthology, book 5, chapter 1802)
  • τοὔνεκεν Ἁφαίστου μὲν ἔχει φλόγα. (Unknown, Greek Anthology, book 5, chapter 180 1:3)


  1. Hephaestus

Source: Henry George Liddell. Robert Scott. "A Greek-English Lexicon". revised and augmented throughout by. Sir Henry Stuart Jones.

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