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Headword: *)apoklh/rwsis
Adler number: alpha,3356
Translated headword: allotment
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning a] portion.[1]
"He did not hesitate at all with his deifying authority to allot [something] into a better apportioning."[2]
But lh=cis is apportioning, cessation, inheritance.[3]
Greek Original:
*)apoklh/rwsis: me/ros. ei)s a)mei/nona lh=cin a)poklhrw=sai qeopoiw=| fronti/di ou)de\n w)/knhse. *lh=cis de/ e)sti meri\s, pau=sis, klhronomi/a.
[1] Same glossing in other lexica.
[2] Quotation attributed to John Chrysostom by Tittman but to Damascius by Bernhardy; now Damascius, Life of Isidore fr. 256 Zintzen; cf. lambda 465, pi 821.
[3] Likewise or similarly in other lexica. The first and third glosses relate to lh=cis (A) in LSJ, from lagxa/nw; the second to lh=cis (B), from lh/gw.
Keywords: biography; daily life; definition; economics; ethics; law; religion
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 25 February 2001@13:45:19.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added notes and keywords; cosmetics) on 21 August 2002@04:07:59.
David Whitehead (modified notes; another keyword) on 7 April 2009@03:59:17.
Catharine Roth (cosmetics) on 15 September 2010@23:47:33.
David Whitehead (another note; more keywords) on 3 April 2012@03:34:29.
David Whitehead on 28 August 2015@03:30:16.
Catharine Roth (expanded note) on 16 September 2015@16:23:04.


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