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See also: φύλλον and φύλον


Ancient GreekEdit


From φύω (phúō)


  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /pʰŷː.lon/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈpʰy.lon/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈɸy.lon/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈfy.lon/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈfi.lon/
  • NounEdit

    φῦλον (phûlonn (genitive φῡ́λου); second declension

    1. a set of people or other beings
      φῦλον θεῶν, φῦλον ἀοιδῶν, φῦλον ὀρνίθων
    2. sex (male/female)
    3. nation, race, tribe



    Further readingEdit

    • φῦλον in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
    • φῦλον in Liddell & Scott (1889) An Intermediate Greek–English Lexicon, New York: Harper & Brothers
    • φῦλον in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers
    • φῦλον in Bailly, Anatole (1935) Le Grand Bailly: Dictionnaire grec-français, Paris: Hachette
    • φῦλον in Cunliffe, Richard J. (1924) A Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect: Expanded Edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, published 1963
    • φῦλον in Slater, William J. (1969) Lexicon to Pindar, Berlin: Walter de Gruyter
    • Woodhouse, S. C. (1910) English–Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language[1], London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited.