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Headword: *)/akra
Adler number: alpha,950
Translated headword: high
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] utmost.[1]
"From the king came the son of Avgar, handsome and tall and in the high point of youth."[2]
Greek Original:
*)/akra: telei/a. h(=ke para\ basile/ws pai=s *au)ga/rou kalo\s kai\ me/gas kai\ e)n w(/ra| a)/kra|.
Same entry in ps.-Zonaras.
[1] The headword adjective is feminine nominative singular, perhaps (though not demonstrably) generated by the feminine dative singular in the quotation given.
[2] Arrian, Parthika fr. 43 Roos. (On Avgar, see alpha 177 and alpha 4409.)
Keywords: biography; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; historiography; history
Translated by: William Hutton on 23 April 2001@07:16:56.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (Added note.) on 23 April 2001@18:36:50.
David Whitehead (added keyword; cosmetics) on 4 June 2002@09:41:52.
David Whitehead (another note; more keywords; cosmetics) on 27 January 2012@06:52:21.
David Whitehead (expanded notes) on 13 May 2015@11:25:15.


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