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Headword: Chaganos
Adler number: chi,3
Translated headword: Khagan, Khan
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
"The Khagan gave his oaths to the winds to carry and, lifting up the trumpet dear to war, gathered his powers together."
Greek Original:
Chaganos: ho de Chaganos tous horkous tais pherein edidou athroon te tên polemôi philên aramenos salpinga tas dunameis êthroize.
Notes:
A quotation from Theophylact Simocatta, repeated from alpha 4457.
For 'Chagan' (already chi 3) -- not a name but a title -- see under epsilon 134.
For trumpets see sigma 66, sigma 68.
Keywords: biography; constitution; historiography; history; military affairs; meter and music
Translated by: Roger Travis on 22 June 1999@15:07:51.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented note; added keywords) on 30 March 2001@06:51:25.
David Whitehead (added note and keywords) on 4 May 2003@07:34:01.
David Whitehead (modified headword and keywords; augmented note) on 30 November 2005@04:56:37.
David Whitehead on 5 August 2011@08:01:02.
David Whitehead on 7 November 2013@04:36:31.

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