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Headword: Rhusai
Adler number: rho,305
Translated headword: wrinkled [women]
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning sc. women] having wrinkles.
Greek Original:
Rhusai: rhutidas echousai.
The headword is an adjective in the feminine nominative plural. Same glossing in other lexica (references at Photius rho185 Theodoridis), and in a scholion on Homer, Iliad 9.499. The headword actually occurs in verse 503 there (web address 1, and see pi 291), referring to the personified prayers (*litai/).
cf. generally rho 304, rho 307, rho 318, rho 319.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; epic; imagery; medicine; mythology; religion; women
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 17 October 2010@01:55:09.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented note and keywords) on 17 October 2010@04:31:19.
David Whitehead on 30 October 2013@07:26:21.


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