βόᾱξ

βόᾱξ
Grammatical information: m.
Meaning: a fish, `Box boops' (Epich.)
Other forms: Ion. βόηξ, later βῶξ. Ar. Byz. preferred βόωψ (ap. Ath.). Cf. βόα = σάλπη (Pancrat. ap. Ath.).
Origin: XX [etym. unknown]
Etymology: The ancients believed that the fish was thus called because it cried; Strömberg Fischnamen 63-6; Thompson, Fishes s.v. βώξ. Latin LW [loanword] boca. ModGr. βοῦπα. γοῦπα, γῶπα.

Greek-English etymological dictionary (Ελληνικά-Αγγλικά ετυμολογική λεξικό). . 2010.

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  • βόα — βόᾱ , βόα fish fem nom/voc/acc dual βόᾱ , βόα fish fem nom/voc sg (doric aeolic) βόᾱ , βοάω cry aloud pres imperat act 2nd sg βόᾱ , βοάω cry aloud imperf ind act 3rd sg (homeric ionic) βοῦς bullock masc/fem acc sg βοῦς bullock neut… …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • βοά — βοά̱ , βοή loud cry fem nom/voc/acc dual (doric) βοά̱ , βοή loud cry fem nom/voc sg (doric aeolic) …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • βοᾶ — βόειος of an ox neut nom/voc/acc pl (attic epic ionic) βόειος of an ox fem nom/voc/acc dual (attic epic ionic) βοάω cry aloud pres subj act 1st sg (doric aeolic) βοάω cry aloud pres ind act 1st sg (doric aeolic) βοείη of an ox fem nom/voc/acc… …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • βοᾷ — βοάω cry aloud pres subj mp 2nd sg βοάω cry aloud pres ind mp 2nd sg (epic) βοάω cry aloud pres subj act 3rd sg βοάω cry aloud pres ind act 3rd sg (epic) βοείη of an ox fem dat sg (epic doric ionic) βοή loud cry fem dat sg (doric aeolic) …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • βοᾶι — βοᾷ , βοάω cry aloud pres subj mp 2nd sg βοᾷ , βοάω cry aloud pres ind mp 2nd sg (epic) βοᾷ , βοάω cry aloud pres subj act 3rd sg βοᾷ , βοάω cry aloud pres ind act 3rd sg (epic) βοᾷ , βοείη of an ox fem dat sg (epic doric ionic) βοᾷ , βοή loud… …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • βόας — βόᾱς , βόα fish fem acc pl βόᾱς , βόα fish fem gen sg (doric aeolic) βόᾱς , βοάω cry aloud imperf ind act 2nd sg (homeric ionic) βοῦς bullock masc/fem acc pl …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • βόαν — βόᾱν , βόα fish fem acc sg (doric aeolic) βόᾱν , βοάω cry aloud imperf ind act 3rd pl (doric aeolic) βόᾱν , βοάω cry aloud imperf ind act 1st sg (doric aeolic) …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • βοάσαις — βοά̱σαις , βοάω cry aloud pres part act fem dat pl (doric) βοά̱σαις , βοάω cry aloud aor part act masc nom/voc sg (doric aeolic) βοά̱σαις , βοάω cry aloud aor opt act 2nd sg (doric aeolic) …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • βοάσας — βοά̱σᾱς , βοάω cry aloud pres part act fem acc pl (doric) βοά̱σᾱς , βοάω cry aloud pres part act fem gen sg (doric) βοά̱σᾱς , βοάω cry aloud aor part act masc nom/voc sg (attic epic doric ionic aeolic) …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • βοάσω — βοά̱σω , βοάω cry aloud aor subj act 1st sg (doric aeolic) βοά̱σω , βοάω cry aloud fut ind act 1st sg (doric aeolic) βοά̱σω , βοάω cry aloud aor ind mid 2nd sg (doric aeolic) …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • βοάων — βοά̱ων , βόα fish fem gen pl (epic aeolic) βοά̱ων , βοή loud cry fem gen pl (epic doric aeolic) …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

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