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Headword: Sphodrou
Adler number: sigma,1753
Translated headword: intense, serious
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] conspicuous, expensive. "And when the drinking had become intense, Parsondes, laying a trap, was drinking little himself but ordering the attendant to pour a lot for them."[1]
Greek Original:
Sphodrou: lamprou, poludapanou. sphodrou te potou genomenou, enedreuôn ho Parsôndês autos men oligon epinen, ekeinois de polun enchein tôi theraponti ekeleue.
The headword, genitive singular of this adjective, is presumably extracted from the quotation given.
[1] For this quotation, once attributed to Nicolaus of Damascus, see the notes at pi 2142 (and epsilon 1604). Parsondes = pi 731.
Keywords: biography; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; economics; ethics; food; geography; historiography; history
Translated by: David Whitehead on 17 February 2013@04:43:06.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (set status) on 17 February 2013@05:45:37.
David Whitehead (corrected note numbering; another x-ref) on 17 February 2013@05:54:39.
David Whitehead on 5 January 2014@07:32:18.


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