ἰή

ἰή [pron. full] [ῐ], exclam. of joy or enthusiasm, ἰή, ἰή, ἰή, Ar.Pax195; esp. used in the cult of Apollo, ἰὴ παιών ib.453, al.;
A

ἰὴ παιῆον Call.Ap.21

, 103, Hec.1.1.10;

ἀλαλαὶ ἰὴ παιήων Ar.Lys.1291

; cf. ἰέ.
2 of grief, A.Pers.1004, Supp.114, Ag.1485 (all lyr.). (ἵη v.l. in Call.Ap.ll.cc., where it is associated with ἵει, imper. of ἵημι.)
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ἰή, ,
A v. ἰά, .

Greek-English dictionary (Αγγλικά Ελληνικά-λεξικό). 2014.

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