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Headword: Kilikios olethros
Adler number: kappa,1606
Translated headword: Cilician ruin
Vetting Status: high
[sc. A proverbial phrase coined] because the Cilicians, in their practise of raiding, had been criticized for cruelty.
Greek Original:
Kilikios olethros: hoi gar Kilikes lêisteiais chrômenoi ep' ômotêti diebeblênto.
Gloss-less in Photius, Lexicon kappa712 Theodoridis, but cf. Zenobius 4.53; Appendix Proverbiorum 2.7; and see also kappa 1608 and epsilon 97.
Keywords: daily life; ethics; geography; proverbs
Translated by: David Whitehead on 20 July 2001@03:11:38.
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Catharine Roth (added cross-reference) on 13 July 2003@12:11:11.
David Whitehead (augmented note) on 14 July 2003@02:33:32.
David Whitehead on 24 February 2013@07:02:02.
David Whitehead on 1 May 2016@07:38:53.
Catharine Roth (cosmeticule) on 19 August 2019@20:13:50.


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