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Headword: Anaguros
Adler number: alpha,1843
Translated headword: Anagyros, Anagyrous, Anagyrus
Vetting Status: high
A deme of Attica.[1]
And a flower, which smells when crushed.
And [there is] a proverb from it, "You are moving the anagyros", in reference to those who bring evils on themselves.
Anagyros is an evil-averting and foul-smelling plant. Some call it onogyros.[2]
Greek Original:
Anaguros: dêmos tês Attikês. kai anthos, ho tribomenon ozei. kai paroimia enteuthen, Kineis ton anaguron, epi tôn epispômenôn heautois ta kaka. esti de to phuton ho anaguros alexikakon kai dusôdes. hoi de onoguron auto phasin.
[1] Present-day Vari. J.S. Traill, The Political Organization of Attica (Princeton 1975) 38; D.Whitehead, The Demes of Attica (Princeton 1986) index s.v. See already under alpha 1842.
[2] See again kappa 1638 and kappa 1641, omicron 367.
Keywords: botany; daily life; definition; ethics; geography; proverbs
Translated by: David Whitehead on 5 March 2001@08:23:44.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added keyword) on 28 July 2002@10:47:11.
William Hutton (Cosmetics, raised status) on 11 September 2002@11:21:43.
David Whitehead (cosmetics) on 22 February 2012@08:30:34.
Catharine Roth (italics) on 9 March 2012@01:21:29.


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