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Second declension Noun; Neuter 자동번역 Transliteration:

Principal Part: λίκνον λίκνου

Structure: λικν (Stem) + ον (Ending)


  1. a winnowing-fan, mystica vannus Iacchi
  2. a cradle


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.


  • ὃσ καί, ἐπειδὴ μητρὸσ ἀπ’ ἀθανάτων θόρε γυίων, οὐκέτι δηρὸν ἔκειτο μένων ἱερῷ ἐνὶ λίκνῳ, ἀλλ’ ὅ γ’ ἀναί̈ξασ ζήτει βόασ Ἀπόλλωνοσ οὐδὸν ὑπερβαίνων ὑψηρεφέοσ ἄντροιο. (Anonymous, Homeric Hymns, 2:6)
  • καὶ τὴν μὲν κατέθηκε φέρων ἱερῷ ἐνὶ λίκνῳ, φόρμιγγα γλαφυρήν· (Anonymous, Homeric Hymns, 7:2)
  • ὦ παῖ, ὃσ ἐν λίκνῳ κατάκειαι, μήνυέ μοι βοῦσ θᾶσσον· (Anonymous, Homeric Hymns, 26:1)
  • αὐτὰρ ἐπεὶ δὴ τὰσ μὲν ἐν ἡσυχίῃ κατέερξε καὶ διαπυρπαλάμησεν ὁδοῦ τὸ μὲν ἔνθα, τὸ δ’ ἔνθα, ἐν λίκνῳ κατέκειτο μελαίνῃ νυκτὶ ἐοικώσ, ἄντρῳ ἐν ἠερόεντι κατὰ ζόφον· (Anonymous, Homeric Hymns, 39:7)


  1. a cradle


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

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