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Headword: *eu)qu\ skopou=
Adler number: epsilon,3524
Translated headword: straight for the mark
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning something done] precisely, directly.[1]
"And some of them left the harbour, but were carried straight for Pachynon".[2]
Greek Original:
*eu)qu\ skopou=: a)kribe/s, kat' eu)qei=an. kai\ oi( me\n e)k tou= lime/nos a)ph=ran, eu)qu\ de\ tou= *paxu/nou e)fe/ronto.
cf. epsilon 3525 (and generally under epsilon 3523).
[1] The headword phrase, evidently quoted from somewhere, has the same glossing in other lexica.
[2] Quotation unidentifiable. (Adler suggests Diodorus Siculus; cf. alpha 2612.)
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; geography; historiography; history
Translated by: David Whitehead on 6 March 2006@09:21:00.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (set status) on 6 March 2006@10:54:02.
David Whitehead (tweaked tr) on 7 March 2006@02:16:29.
David Whitehead on 7 November 2012@04:38:20.


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