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Headword: *)/egkrisis
Adler number: epsilon,129
Translated headword: examination, reckoning
Vetting Status: high
[Pertaining to a] sacred contest.
Greek Original:
*)/egkrisis: i(ero\s a)gw/n.
Likewise in ps.-Zonaras.
"Examination of athletes before admitting them to a contest": LSJ s.v.; cf. Artemidorus 1.59 (and other sources from the Roman imperial period).
Derived from the verb e)gkri/nw (epsilon 127, epsilon 1231).
Keywords: athletics; definition; religion
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 25 April 2005@21:04:27.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (expanded note; cosmetics) on 26 April 2005@03:03:59.
David Whitehead on 25 July 2012@09:58:30.
David Whitehead (another note; cosmetics) on 4 December 2015@08:17:54.


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