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Headword: Sunistê
Adler number: sigma,1580
Translated headword: recommended
Vetting Status: high
"For Abel, by dedicating the first-born [of the flock] to God, recommended himself as more God-loving than self-loving."
Greek Original:
Sunistê: ho gar Abel ta prôtotoka tôi theôi kathierôn philotheon mallon ê philauton heauton sunistê.
From alpha 30, q.v.
The headword (extracted from the quotation) is third person singular, imperfect active, of suni/sthmi; for this sense see LSJ s.v. A.IV.1.b.
Keywords: biography; Christianity; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; historiography; religion; zoology
Translated by: David Whitehead on 29 August 2012@10:22:11.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (expanded note, set status) on 29 August 2012@18:13:56.
David Whitehead (expanded note; another keyword) on 30 August 2012@03:35:10.


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