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Headword: Εὐφρόνη
Adler number: epsilon,3812
Translated headword: kindly time
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[A epithet of] night.[1]
"Who persuaded the bird with the loudest voice inside the house to tell the hours in respect of the kindly time?"[2]
Greek Original:
Εὐφρόνη: ἡ νύξ. τίς τὸν μεγιστόφωνον ἔνδον τῆς στέγης ἔπεισεν ὄρνιν ὡρολογεῖν τὴν εὐφρόνην;
Notes:
[1] Likewise in other lexica; and cf. epsilon 3811, nu 612.
[2] George of Pisidia, Hexaemeron 1113-4.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; poetry; zoology
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 6 August 2006@22:44:52.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified translation) on 7 August 2006@03:44:25.
David Whitehead (cosmetics) on 18 November 2012@04:28:45.

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