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Headword: *(/ekhlos
Adler number: epsilon,435
Translated headword: at ease
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] peaceful/quiet.
Greek Original:
*(/ekhlos: h(/suxos.
Epic/poetic adjective: also occurs in the Doric form e(/kalos. According to Chantraine s.v., the original form may have been *ve/kalos; Hesychius gamma283 has ge/kalon˙ h(/suxon with gamma for digamma. See also epsilon 3536.
Same entry in other lexica, and cf. the scholia on Homer, Iliad 5.759, where it occurs in the nominative plural (web address 1).
P. Chantraine, Dictionnaire étymologique de la langue grecque, ed. 2. Paris 2009
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; epic
Translated by: Marta Steele on 23 July 2006@10:41:29.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (cosmetics, link, status) on 23 July 2006@18:41:47.
David Whitehead (modified keywords; cosmetics) on 24 July 2006@04:42:28.
David Whitehead (tweaking) on 3 August 2012@07:52:14.
Catharine Roth (expanded note) on 5 February 2018@14:30:27.


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