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Headword: *)atuxh=sai
Adler number: alpha,4399
Translated headword: to fail to obtain, to be unlucky
Vetting Status: high
[Means] not to obtain.
Greek Original:
*)atuxh=sai: mh\ tuxei=n.
The headword is aorist active infinitive of a)tuxe/w. It is glossed likewise in other lexica, including Timaeus' Platonic Lexicon; thus it probably comes from Plato (4 instances), though there are other possibilities.
cf. the use of a)potugxa/nw as 'fail to hit', alpha 3591 and cross-references.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; philosophy
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 25 March 2002@18:08:36.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (modified translation) on 26 March 2002@00:35:52.
Robert Dyer (Note and x-ref) on 9 January 2003@03:32:36.
David Whitehead (augmented note and keywords; cosmetics) on 15 July 2007@09:54:51.
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords; cosmetics) on 29 April 2012@06:15:53.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 24 December 2014@18:23:01.


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