Διονυσοκόλακες

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Δῐόνῡσος (Diónūsos, Dionysus) +‎ κόλᾱξ (kólāx, flatterer).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /di.o.nyː.so.kó.la.kes/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /di.o.ny.soˈko.la.kɛs/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ði.o.ny.soˈko.la.kes/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ði.o.ny.soˈko.la.ces/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ði.o.ni.soˈko.la.ces/
  • Proper noun[edit]

    Δῐονῡσοκόλᾰκες (Dionūsokólakesm (genitive Δῐονῡσοκολᾰ́κων); third declension

    1. nickname given to the τεχνῖται Διονυσιακοί (tekhnîtai Dionusiakoí, thespians)
      1. flatterers of Dionysius the Tyrant, including the school of Plato

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