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Headword: *)ekarado/khsen
Adler number: epsilon,351
Translated headword: watched with head outstretched
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning he/she/it] looked backwards.[1] Or put his head towards me after raising it up. From the Homeric [expression]: "and [the Great Bear] watches Orion [Author, Myth]."[2]
Greek Original:
*)ekarado/khsen: a)pe/bleyen. h)\ e)moi\ prose/qeto th\n kefalh\n metewri/sas. para\ to\ *(omhriko/n: kai/ t' *)wri/wna dokeu/ei.
[1] The headword is aorist of karadoke/w, third person singular: cf. kappa 354, kappa 355.
[2] From a scholion on Aristophanes, Knights 663 (where the headword occurs: web address 1), quoting Homer, Iliad 18.488 (web address 2).
Associated internet addresses:
Web address 1,
Web address 2
Keywords: comedy; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; epic; imagery; science and technology
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 11 July 2006@18:43:17.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (cosmetics) on 12 July 2006@04:08:59.
David Whitehead (tweaks) on 31 July 2012@06:24:27.
Catharine Roth (cosmetics) on 2 August 2012@00:23:27.


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