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First/Second declension Adjective; 자동번역 Transliteration:

Principal Part: κήλεος κήλεον

Structure: κηλε (Stem) + ος (Ending)

Etym.: kai/w


  1. burning


First/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.


  • οὔρεοσ ἐν βήσσῃσι δαμαζόμενοσ πυρὶ κηλέῳ τήκεται ἐν χθονὶ δίῃ ὑφ’ Ἡφαιστου παλάμῃσιν. (Hesiod, Theogony, Book Th. 79:6)
  • αἱ δὲ λοετροχόον τρίποδ’ ἵστασαν ἐν πυρὶ κηλέῳ, ἔν δ’ ἄρ’ ὕδωρ ἔχεαν, ὑπὸ δὲ ξύλα δαῖον ἑλοῦσαι. (Homer, Odyssey, Book 8 58:2)
  • ἐγὼ δ’ ἐθόωσα παραστὰσ ἄκρον, ἄφαρ δὲ λαβὼν ἐπυράκτεον ἐν πυρὶ κηλέῳ. (Homer, Odyssey, Book 9 30:8)
  • καί νύ κ’ ἐνέπρησεν πυρὶ κηλέῳ νῆασ ἐί̈σασ, εἰ μὴ ἐπὶ φρεσὶ θῆκ’ Ἀγαμέμνονι πότνια Ἥρη αὐτῷ ποιπνύσαντι θοῶσ ὀτρῦναι Ἀχαιούσ. (Homer, Iliad, Book 8 25:4)
  • νῦν δ’ οὐδ’ ἑνὸσ ἄξιοί εἰμεν Ἕκτοροσ, ὃσ τάχα νῆασ ἐνιπρήσει πυρὶ κηλέῳ. (Homer, Iliad, Book 8 25:9)


  1. burning


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

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