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Headword: *)anei=xen
Adler number: alpha,2395
Translated headword: held back
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning he/she/it] prevented. "So Charietton, who even before this was manifestly someone both irresistible and frightening by the excess of [his] energy, held everyone back from piracy."[1]
Alternatively a)nei=xe, [meaning he/she/it] accepted.
"At first no-one believed or accepted the story."[2]
Greek Original:
*)anei=xen: e)kw/lue. *xarie/ttwn me\n ou)=n kai\ pro\ tou/tou fanero/s tis w)\n kai\ a)nupo/statos tw=| te pleona/zonti tou= drasthri/ou fobw=n a)nei=xen a)po\ lh|stei/as a(/pantas. h)\ *)anei=xe, parede/xeto. to\ me\n prw=ton ou)qei\s e)pi/steuen ou)d' a)nei=xe to\n lo/gon.
[1] Eunapius fr.11 FHG; Blockley, Eunapius fr. 18.[5]. See again at chi 109.
[2] Quotation unidentifiable.
Blockley, R.C. The Fragmentary Classicising Historians of the Later Roman Empire: Eunapius, Olympiodorus, Priscus and Malchus. Vol. II. Liverpool: Francis Cairns, 1983.
Keywords: biography; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; historiography; history
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 15 May 2001@13:51:42.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified headword and translation; added note and keyword) on 16 May 2001@04:14:03.
David Whitehead (added keywords; cosmetics) on 12 August 2002@07:19:59.
David Whitehead (more keywords; betacode and other cosmetics) on 12 March 2012@08:51:30.
Aaron Baker (Modified translation; added Blockley citation & bibliographic entry.) on 29 July 2014@21:12:09.
Aaron Baker (Added bracket to Blockley citation (bracket used by Blockley to indicate possibly by Eunapius).) on 28 September 2014@17:58:42.


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