Herbert Weir Smyth [n.d.], A Greek Grammar for Colleges; Machine readable text [info] [word count] [Smyth].
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Onomatopoeia (ὀνοματοποιία_ making of a name or word) is the formation of names to express natural sounds.

βληχῶμαι bleat, βομβῶ buzz, βρυ_χῶμαι roar, κοάξ quack, κακκαβίζω cackle, κόκκυξ cuckoo, κράζω croak, τι_τίζω cheep, πιππίζω chirp. Sometimes the sound of a whole verse imitates an action; as αὖτις ἔπειτα πέδονδε κυλίνδετο λᾶας ἀναιδής down again to the plain rolled the shameless stone λ 598 (of the stone of Sisyphus).

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Herbert Weir Smyth [n.d.], A Greek Grammar for Colleges; Machine readable text [info] [word count] [Smyth].
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