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Headword: Χειρόβιοι
Adler number: chi,248
Translated headword: handiwork-livers
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] those living from [sc. the work of] their hands and devoting themselves to crafts. Another term used [sc. of such people] is ἀποχειρόβιοι .
Greek Original:
Χειρόβιοι: οἱ ἐκ χειρῶν ζῶντες καὶ ταῖς τέχναις προσκαθήμενοι. λέγονται καὶ ἀποχειρόβιοι.
(Entry lacking, Adler reports, in mss SC and placed later in A.)
Nominative plural, from alpha 3648; see also chi 208.
Keywords: daily life; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; trade and manufacture
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 21 March 2008@14:05:25.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (tweaked translation, set status) on 21 March 2008@22:23:16.
David Whitehead (tweaked headword and tr; augmented note and keywords; raised status) on 23 March 2008@05:28:30.
David Whitehead on 11 November 2013@05:14:38.


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