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ποτήριον, τό, drinking-cup, wine-cup, Alc.52, Sapph.Supp.20a.10, Hdt.2.37, 3.148, Ar.Eq.120, 237, etc.; οὔποτ' ἐκ ταὐτοῦ μεθ' ἡμῶν πίεται π. ib.1289; π. ἀργυρᾶ IG12.232, al.; κεραμεᾶ Ath.11.464a, etc.

2. the Cup in the Eucharist, 1 Ep.Cor.11.25 sq.

3. jar, Gal.13.385.

4. receptacle for offerings in temples, PTeb.6.27 (pl., ii B. C.).

II. absorbent preparation, Gal.13.258, Alex.Trall.10 (pl.).

III. v. ποτίρριον.