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Headword: *kapni/as oi)=nos
Adler number: kappa,344
Translated headword: smoky wine
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning that] which is found in Italian Beneventum.[1] Also [sc. attested is] kapni/a a)/mpelos ["smoky grapevine"], [meaning] the dark [kind].[2]
Interpretation of a dream: they call the strength of the winds 'Beneventum.'[3]
Concerning kapnizo/mena ["smoke-blackened things"], see in the [entry] qumia=n ["to produce smoke by burning"].[4]
Greek Original:
*kapni/as oi)=nos: o(\s gi/netai e)n *benebentw=| th=s *)itali/as. kai\ *kapni/a a)/mpelos, h( me/laina. lu/sis o)nei/rou: *benebento\n le/gousi pneuma/twn bi/an. peri\ kapnizome/nwn zh/tei e)n tw=| qumia=n.
[1] On Beneventum see generally beta 237.
[2] From the scholia to Aristophanes, Wasps 151, where the name Kapnias, 'Smokey', appears (web address 1); cf. Athenaeus, Deipnosophists 1.31E [1.57 Kaibel]. For 'dark' wine see e.g. Homer, Odyssey 5.265.
[3] cf. beta 238.
[4] There is no such entry. See perhaps tau 1220 tufome/nhs.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: botany; daily life; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; dreams; food; geography; imagery; meter and music
Translated by: Ryan Stone on 15 March 2008@09:30:59.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (cosmetics, link, note, status) on 15 March 2008@13:15:49.
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords; cosmetics) on 16 March 2008@05:56:13.
David Whitehead on 27 January 2013@05:39:50.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 15 January 2015@01:45:32.


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