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Ἐς δὲ τὰ ἔσχατα νουσήματα αἱ ἔσχαται θεραπεῖαι ἐς ἀκριβείην, κράτισται -> For extreme diseases, extreme methods of cure, as to restriction, are most suitable.
Corpus Hippocraticum, Aphorisms 1.6.2

French (Bailly abrégé)

ητος (ἡ) :
Mendès, ville de la Basse-Égypte.

English (Slater)

Μένδης a nome and city of Egypt, near the eastern branch of the Nile, where it flows into lake Tanais. Αἰγυπτίαν Μένδητα, πὰρ κρημνὸν θάλασσας ἔσχατον Νείλου κέρας
   1 by the sea bank, an end of a branch of the Nile. This fragment is used by Aristeides to illustrate what he considers to be Pindar's ignorance of Egyptian geography fr. 201. 1.

Greek Monolingual

Μένδης, -ητος, ὁ (Α)
(στους Αιγυπτίους)
1. ο τράγος
2. ο θεός Παν («καλεῑται δὲ ὅ τε τράγος καὶ ὁ Πάν Αἰγυπτιστὶ Μένδης», Ηρόδ.).

Russian (Dvoretsky)

Μένδης: ητος ἡ Мендет или Мендес (город в сев. части Нильской дельты) Pind., Plut.