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Headword: Agênôr
Adler number: alpha,223
Translated headword: manly, heroic
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning] the very brave man, or [one] admirable in courage. It also indicates the overweening and arrogant one.[1] It is also a proper name [Agenor].[2]
From the [phrase] a)gan thi= h)nore/h|, which is to exercise bravery.[3]
Greek Original:
Agênôr: ho agan andreios, ê agastos en andreiai. sêmainei de kai ton huperêphanon kai authadê. esti de kai kurion onoma. para to agan têi ênoreêi ho esti têi andreiai chrêsthai.
Notes:
Same or similar material in other lexica (references at Photius alpha166 Theodoridis), and also in the scholia to Homer, Iliad 2.276.
[1] See already alpha 221, and generally LSJ s.v. (web address 1)
[2] There are half a dozen mythological figures of this name, e.g. A. the father of Europa (on whom see OCD(4) s.v. (p.38), and under alpha 222).
[3] = Etym. Magn. 9.43.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: biography; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; epic; ethics; mythology
Translated by: Nathan Greenberg on 19 November 1998@09:07:59.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added headword; modified and augmented notes; added keywords; cosmetics) on 11 February 2001@12:00:23.
Catharine Roth (Added link.) on 4 March 2001@22:10:46.
David Whitehead (augmented note) on 26 April 2002@06:11:02.
David Whitehead (x-ref) on 14 April 2004@06:02:17.
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords; betacoding and other cosmetics) on 3 January 2012@09:57:12.
David Whitehead on 18 August 2013@07:16:55.
David Whitehead (updated a ref) on 29 July 2014@12:43:35.

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