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Headword: *)hci/ou
Adler number: eta,406
Translated headword: thought fit
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning he/she/it] had in mind. Procopius [writes]: "for [Justinian] did not think fit to adapt his deeds to the occasions, but he always did everything out of season."[1]
Also [sc. attested is the plural] h)ci/wn ["they thought fit"].[2]
Greek Original:
*)hci/ou: dia\ fronti/dos ei)=xe. *proko/pios: ou) ga\r h)ci/ou toi=s kairoi=s e)narmo/zein ta\s pra/ceis, a)ll' a)po\ kairou= panto\s ei)rga/zeto. kai\ *)hci/wn.
The headword (presumably extracted from the quotation given) is imperfect, third person singular, of the verb a)cio/w (alpha 2824).
[1] Procopius, Secret History 18.29.
[2] Evidently quoted from somewhere, but not attested in texts available on TLG. It seems to be from a)cia/w (cited by LSJ from two inscriptions) rather than the usual a)cio/w.
Keywords: biography; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; historiography; history
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 3 October 2005@21:43:31.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented note and keywords; cosmetics) on 4 October 2005@03:15:43.
David Whitehead (modified tr, prompted by Christopher Lillington-Martin; another note; another keyword; cosmetics) on 22 February 2011@05:14:36.
Catharine Roth (expanded note 2) on 23 February 2011@18:44:33.
David Whitehead on 18 December 2012@03:48:12.


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