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Second declension Noun; Masculine 자동번역 Transliteration:

Principal Part: ὀρχηθμός ὀρχηθμοῦ

Structure: ὀρχηθμ (Stem) + ος (Ending)

Etym.: o)rxe/omai


  1. a dancing, the dance


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.


  • ἔνθεν δ’ αὖθ’ ἑτέρωθε νέοι κώμαζον ὑπ’ αὐλοῦ, τοί γε μὲν αὖ παίζοντεσ ὑπ’ ὀρχηθμῷ καὶ ἀοιδῇ τοί γε μὲν αὖ γελόωντεσ ὑπ’ αὐλητῆρι ἕκαστοσ πρόσθ’ ἔκιον· (Hesiod, Shield of Heracles, Book Sh. 26:2)
  • 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)
  • οἱ δέ σε πυγμαχίῃ τε καὶ ὀρχηθμῷ καὶ ἀοιδῇ μνησάμενοι τέρπουσιν, ὅτ’ ἄν στήσωνται ἀγῶνα. (Anonymous, Homeric Hymns, , part 15:5)
  • ἀμφότεραι γὰρ ἄντυγεσ ὀρχηθμοὺσ ᾔνεσαν ἡμετέρουσ. (Unknown, Greek Anthology, Volume V, book 16, chapter 2842)
  • θῆλυσ ἐν ὀρχηθμοῖσ κρατέει φύσισ· (Unknown, Greek Anthology, Volume V, book 16, chapter 2861)


  1. a dancing


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

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