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Headword: *)afei=ka
Adler number: alpha,4596
Translated headword: I have released
Vetting Status: high
The Attic [form]. The [form] a)fe/wka [is] Doric.[1] But the Ionians use [it] also, as Herodotus [exemplifies].[2]
Greek Original:
*)afei=ka: to\ *)attiko/n. to\ de\ a)fe/wka *dw/rion. ke/xrhntai de\ kai\ *)/iwnes, w(s *(hro/dotos.
See already under alpha 4584.
[1] Phrynichus the Atticist says this. The form is not attested in any extant Doric author.
[2] Theodoridis on Photius, Lexicon alpha3362 suggests that 'Herodotus' is a mistake for Herodian, i.e. 'as Herodian [the grammarian says]'.
Keywords: dialects, grammar, and etymology; historiography
Translated by: William Hutton on 21 November 2000@00:51:23.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added note and keyword; cosmetics) on 28 August 2002@08:31:55.
David Whitehead (betacode etc.) on 7 May 2012@05:22:16.
David Whitehead (expanded note) on 23 August 2013@05:58:30.
David Whitehead (tweaking) on 11 September 2015@06:04:30.
Catharine Roth (tweaked notes) on 25 December 2015@22:34:23.


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