οἱ δ’ἄρχοντες what does the "δ" mean?

Discussion in 'Ελληνικά (Greek)' started by melonidas, Feb 5, 2013.

  1. melonidas Junior Member

    spanish
    Hello

    In οἱ δ’ἄρχοντες , what does the οἱ "δ", mean?

    thx
     
  2. Perseas Senior Member

    Athens - GR
    Greek
    You can read here about δέ (δ' before vowels).
    Usually it answers μέν as adversative conjunction. It means on the other hand, but, however .... It depends on the context.
     

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