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Headword: Lamptêres
Adler number: lambda,103
Translated headword: lamps, lampstands
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] the lights appearing around the house. "When evening lamps were no longer lit."
Greek Original:
Lamptêres: hoi kata tên oikian phainontes luchnoi. hênich' hesperoi lamptêres ouk et' êithon.
Sophocles, Ajax 284-85, with comment derived from the scholia there; already at alpha 957. Tecmessa tells how the maddened Ajax rushed forth in the late night to attack, as he supposed, the Greek kings.
According to Adler, the lexicographer had access to the text of Sophocles and to scholia (p. xviii). For quotations from the Ajax in reference to Tecmessa (tau 246) cf. alpha 2363, alpha 4737, beta 210, delta 380, omega 32, omicroniota 195.
Keywords: daily life; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; tragedy; women
Translated by: Oliver Phillips ✝ on 30 June 2007@18:46:48.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (another x-ref; more keywords; tweaks and cosmetics) on 1 July 2007@04:42:15.
David Whitehead on 2 April 2013@05:59:51.


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