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ἀκινάκης, ου, ὁ, Persian word, short straight sword, Hdt. (v. infr.), cf. X.An.1.2.27 (also acc. -άκεα Hdt.3.118; pl. -άκεας v.l. ib. 128); ἀ. ἐπίχρυσος, a Persian sword kept in the Parthenon, IG1.170.17, cf. 2.646.11; νὴ τὸν ἀκινάκην, a Scythian oath, Luc.Tox.38, cf.JTr.42. [a^ci_na^ces in Hor.Od.1.27.5.]