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Headword: *)ametroka/kou
Adler number: alpha,1562
Translated headword: immeasurably-evil
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] most full of evil.
"[Rufinus] advanced to such a degree of immeasurably-evil greed that he even bought and sold public slaves."[1]
Greek Original:
*)ametroka/kou: plei=ston plhquou/shs peri\ kaki/an. e)s tosou=ton de\ e)xw/rhsen a)metroka/kou pleoneci/as w(/ste kai\ a)ndra/poda dhmosi/a a)phmpo/lei.
The headword, genitive singular of this adjective, is presumably extracted from the quotation given.
[1] Part of Eunapius fr. 63 FHG (4.42), now fr.62.2 Blockley. See more fully at rho 240.
Keywords: biography; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; economics; ethics; historiography; history
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 4 August 2000@21:20:16.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified translation; added note and keyword; cosmetics) on 28 February 2001@11:06:53.
David Whitehead (augmented note) on 28 February 2001@11:09:23.
Catharine Roth (tweaked translation, added keyword, raised status) on 23 May 2007@01:17:36.
David Whitehead (more keywords) on 23 May 2007@03:28:10.
David Whitehead (added primary note; cosmetics) on 14 February 2012@06:16:04.
David Whitehead on 16 June 2015@07:49:16.


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