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Headword: Agriphê
Adler number: alpha,365
Translated headword: rake, harrow
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] a fork,[1] a farm tool with multiple protrusions.
Greek Original:
Agriphê: dikella, skeuos geôrgikon polugomphon.
See already alpha 351, with a simpler gloss. The additions in the present one are also in Eudemus; it is not certain that they reflect any real grasp of what this tool looked like.
[1] Or, mattock, pickaxe; cf. delta 1087.
Keywords: agriculture; daily life; dialects, grammar, and etymology; science and technology
Translated by: Anne Mahoney on 28 August 1998@16:49:24.
Vetted by:
Shannon N. Byrne on 20 May 2000@18:55:28.
David Whitehead (modified translation; added note and keyword) on 16 July 2001@09:40:06.
David Whitehead (another keyword) on 2 October 2005@11:08:39.
David Whitehead (expanded notes; tweaking) on 9 April 2015@11:00:02.


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