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First declension Noun; Feminine Transliteration:

Principal Part: ὁπλοποιία

Structure: ὁπλοποιι (Stem) + ᾱ (Ending)


  1. a making of arms


First 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.


  • παρασκευὴ Διονυσίου πρὸσ τὸν Καρχηδονιακὸν πόλεμον καὶ ὁπλοποιία, καθ’ ἣν εὑρ͂ε τὸ καταπελτικὸν βέλοσ. (Diodorus Siculus, Library, book xiv, 16)
  • Δημοδόκου γοῦν ᾅδοντοσ κοῦροι πρωθῆβαι ὠρχοῦντο καὶ ἐν τῇ Ὁπλοποιίᾳ δὲ παιδὸσ κιθαρίζοντοσ ἄλλοι ἐναντίοι μολπῇ τε ὀρχηθμῷ τε ἔσκαιρον. (Athenaeus, The Deipnosophists, book 1, chapter 27 1:1)
  • πλὴν ἐν τῇ Ὁπλοποιίᾳ γάμων γινομένων αὐλῶν μνημονεύει. (Athenaeus, The Deipnosophists, book 1, chapter 28 1:2)
  • ἀλλ’ ὅπερ εἶπον, ἡ τῶν ἀκροαμάτων εἰσ τὸ σῶφρον τοῦτο συμπόσιον εἰσαγωγὴ παρέγγραφόσ ἐστιν ἐκ τοῦ Κρητικοῦ χοροῦ μετενηνεγμένη, περὶ οὗ φησιν ἐν Ὁπλοποιίᾳ· (Athenaeus, The Deipnosophists, Book 5, book 5, chapter 101)
  • ἔν τε τῇ ὁπλοποιίᾳ τῆσ Ἀχιλλέωσ ἀσπίδοσ κύκλῳ περιτίθησι τὸν ὠκεανὸν ἐπὶ τῆσ ἴτυοσ. (Strabo, Geography, book 1, chapter 1 14:3)


  1. a making of arms


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

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