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Headword: *)/ekfulon
Adler number: epsilon,719
Translated headword: exotic
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning something] alien.[1]
Unaccustomed, foreign.
"Strange and completely exotic."[1]
Greek Original:
*)/ekfulon: a)llo/fulon. a)/hqes, ce/non. o)qnei=on kai\ pa/nth e)/kfulon.
The second of the three glossing adjectives identifies the headword as neuter singular (rather than masculine accusative). It must be quoted from somewhere; there are numerous possibilities.
cf. epsilon 720.
[1] Likewise already in Hesychius.
[2] Not a direct quotation, but "strange" (o)qnei=on; cf. omicron 83, omicron 84) and "exotic" (e)/kfulon) are likewise paired in a passage from Menander Protector fr. 19.1 Blockley ( = Excerpta Constantini de legationibus 205.23).
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; historiography; history
Translated by: William Hutton on 26 January 2007@06:08:43.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (internal rearrangement; augmented notes and keywords) on 26 January 2007@06:50:25.
David Whitehead (updated ref) on 3 January 2012@05:30:41.
David Whitehead (augmented notes; cosmetics) on 10 August 2012@06:27:31.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 5 December 2014@23:36:28.


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