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Second declension Noun; Neuter 자동번역 Transliteration:

Principal Part: ὡροσκοπεῖον ὡροσκοπείου

Structure: ὡροσκοπει (Stem) + ον (Ending)


  1. an instrument for telling the time, clock, sundial
  2. horoscope


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.


  • Εὑρ͂εν δὲ καὶ γνώμονα πρῶτοσ καὶ ἔστησεν ἐπὶ τῶν σκιοθήρων ἐν Λακεδαίμονι, καθά φησι Φαβωρῖνοσ ἐν Παντοδαπῇ ἱστορίᾳ, τροπάσ τε καὶ ἰσημερίασ σημαίνοντα, καὶ ὡροσκοπεῖα κατεσκεύασε. (Diogenes Laertius, Lives of Eminent Philosophers, B, Kef. a'. ANACIMANDROS 1:6)
  • ὁ γοῦν Διογένησ πρὸσ τὸν ἐπιδεικνύντα αὐτῷ ὡροσκοπεῖον, "χρήσιμον," ἔφη, "τὸ ἔργον πρὸσ τὸ μὴ ὑστερῆσαι δείπνου. (Diogenes Laertius, Lives of Eminent Philosophers, , Kef. q'. MENEDHMOS 3:2)
  • συμφωνεῖν γὰρ καὶ τὰ ὡροσκοπεῖα καὶ τοὺσ ἀνέμουσ φασὶ τοὺσ ἑκατέρωσε φοροὺσ καὶ τὰ μήκη τῶν μεγίστων ἡμερῶν τε καὶ νυκτῶν· (Strabo, Geography, book 2, chapter 5 28:16)


  1. horoscope

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