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Second declension Noun; Neuter Transliteration:

Principal Part: ἀδίκιον

Structure: ἀδικι (Stem) + ον (Ending)

Etym.: From a)/dikos


  1. a wrong, wrong-dealing


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.


  • ἂν δ’ ἀδικεῖν καταγνῶσιν, ἀδικίου τιμῶσιν, ἀποτίνεται δὲ τοῦθ’ ἁπλοῦν, ἐὰν πρὸ τῆσ θ πρυτανείασ ἐκτείσῃ τισ, εἰ δὲ μή, διπλοῦται. (Aristotle, Athenian Constitution, work Ath. Pol., chapter 54 2:5)
  • τοῦτο μὲν ἀφεῖλε τοῦ ψηφίσματοσ, κρίνεσθαι δὲ τὴν δίκην ἔγραψεν ἐν δικασταῖσ χιλίοισ καὶ πεντακοσίοισ, εἴτε κλοπῆσ καὶ δώρων εἴτ’ ἀδικίου βούλοιτό τισ ὀνομάζειν τὴν δίωξιν. (Plutarch, , chapter 32 2:3)
  • Αἰγινῆταί τε δὴ ἐδηίουν τῆσ Ἀττικῆσ τὰ παραθαλάσσια, καὶ Ἀθηναίοισι ὁρμημένοισι ἐπ’ Αἰγινήτασ στρατεύεσθαι ἦλθε μαντήιον ἐκ Δελφῶν, ἐπισχόντασ ἀπὸ τοῦ Αἰγινητέων ἀδικίου τριήκοντα ἔτεα, τῷ ἑνὶ καὶ τριηκοστῷ Αἰακῷ τέμενοσ ἀποδέξαντασ ἄρχεσθαι τοῦ πρὸσ Αἰγινήτασ πολέμου, καί σφι χωρήσειν τὰ βούλονται· (Herodotus, The Histories, book 5, chapter 89 3:1)


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

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