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Headword: *)eriw/lh
Adler number: epsilon,2999
Translated headword: hurricane
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning a] violent blast, or a storm of wind or of fire, and the storm of the vaporization, before the air has been fired-up. Also, thus, the great blast.
Greek Original:
*)eriw/lh: pnoh\ sfodra/, h)\ a)ne/mou sustrofh\ h)\ puro/s, kai\ h( th=s a)naqumia/sews sustrofh/, pri\n e)kpurwqh=nai to\n a)e/ra. kai\ h( mega/lh de\ pnoh\ ou(/tws.
From the scholia to Aristophanes, Knights 511, where the headword is figuratively applied to Kleon (kappa 1731). More briefly in other lexica.
cf. tau 1228.
Keywords: biography; comedy; definition; imagery; politics; science and technology
Translated by: David Whitehead on 25 April 2007@06:54:22.
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Catharine Roth (set status) on 25 April 2007@10:57:36.
David Whitehead (x-ref) on 26 April 2007@03:21:54.
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