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Second declension Noun; Neuter 고유 그리스 Transliteration:

Principal Part: Δελφίνιον

Structure: Δελφινι (Stem) + ον (Ending)


  1. a temple of Apollo, the law-court there


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.


  • "ὁ δῆμοσ Τίτῳ καὶ Ἀπόλλωνι τὸ Δελφίνιον. (Plutarch, Titus Flamininus, chapter 16 3:1)
  • γενομένου δὲ τοῦ κλήρου παραλαβὼν τοὺσ λαχόντασ ὁ Θησεὺσ ἐκ τοῦ πρυτανείου, καὶ παρελθὼν εἰσ Δελφίνιον, ἔθηκεν ὑπὲρ αὐτῶν τῷ Ἀπόλλωνι τὴν ἱκετηρίαν. (Plutarch, chapter 18 1:1)
  • εὐξάμενοσ δὲ κατέβαινεν ἕκτῃ μηνὸσ ἐπὶ θάλασσαν ἱσταμένου Μουνυχιῶνοσ, ᾗ καὶ νῦν ἔτι τὰσ κόρασ πέμπουσιν ἱλασομένασ εἰσ Δελφίνιον. (Plutarch, chapter 18 1:3)
  • Λακεδαιμόνιοι δὲ ὀλίγῳ ὕστερον αἱροῦσι Δελφίνιον καὶ Ηιὄνα. (Xenophon, Hellenica, , chapter 5 16:3)
  • ἐν δὲ τῇ Χίων χώρᾳ Δελφίνιον κατεχόντων Ἀθηναίων, ἐπὶ τούτουσ ἔπλευσε μετὰ πασῶν τῶν νεῶν, καὶ πολιορκεῖν ἐπεχείρησεν. (Diodorus Siculus, Library, book xiii, chapter 74 20:2)


  1. a temple of Apollo


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

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