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Headword: Ἐπίθετοι
Adler number: epsilon,2328
Translated headword: added, additional, extra
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning] those from external sources.
"Narses, learning that the additional forces from Armenia were approaching, writes to John."[1]
Greek Original:
Ἐπίθετοι: αἱ ἀπὸ ἀλλοτρίων. Ναρσῆς δὲ τὰς ἐπιθέτους δυνάμεις τὰς ἀπὸ τῆς Ἀρμενίας γνοὺς πλησιάζειν γράφει πρὸς Ἰωάννην.
Notes:
The headword is nominative plural, but ambiguous as to gender (masculine or feminine). The gloss, which uses the feminine definite article, shows that the lexicographer is thinking of it as feminine. In the quotation, the adjective appears in the accusative plural, but in agreement with a feminine noun.
cf. epsilon 2327.
[1] An approximation of Theophylact Simocatta, Histories 5.8.9. (For Narses see generally nu 42.)
Keywords: biography; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; geography; historiography; history; military affairs
Translated by: William Hutton on 27 October 2007@03:49:34.
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