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Headword: *eu)=xos
Adler number: epsilon,3829
Translated headword: vow, claim
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning a] boast.
Greek Original:
*eu)=xos: kau/xhma.
Likewise or similarly in other lexica; and cf. a scholion on Homer, Iliad 5.654 (web address 1).
The range of meaning of this noun in epic (and other poetry) includes "boast" and "thing prayed for." See also e.g. epsilon 3823, epsilon 3830.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: definition; epic; ethics; poetry; religion
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 22 April 2005@18:10:00.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (another x-ref and keyword; cosmetics) on 24 April 2005@05:07:32.
David Whitehead (tweaking) on 18 November 2012@05:56:01.
Catharine Roth (upgraded link) on 18 November 2012@21:47:58.
David Whitehead on 17 March 2016@05:13:01.


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