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Headword: Eriôlê
Adler number: epsilon,2999
Translated headword: hurricane
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning a] violent blast, or a storm of wind or of fire, and the storm of the vaporization, before the air has been fired-up. Also, thus, the great blast.
Greek Original:
Eriôlê: pnoê sphodra, ê anemou sustrophê ê puros, kai hê tês anathumiaseôs sustrophê, prin ekpurôthênai ton aera. kai hê megalê de pnoê houtôs.
From the scholia to Aristophanes, Knights 511, where the headword is figuratively applied to Kleon (kappa 1731). More briefly in other lexica.
cf. tau 1228.
Keywords: biography; comedy; definition; imagery; politics; science and technology
Translated by: David Whitehead on 25 April 2007@06:54:22.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (set status) on 25 April 2007@10:57:36.
David Whitehead (x-ref) on 26 April 2007@03:21:54.
David Whitehead on 26 October 2012@09:26:30.
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