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Headword: *kekoloume/nos
Adler number: kappa,1251
Translated headword: curtailed
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning someone] in a state of incapacity, at a loss. "Curtailed by a limb-wasting illness, he ran [sic] in his mind a man in the former testimony of deeds".[1]
Or curtailed, [meaning] melted-away.
Greek Original:
*kekoloume/nos: a)duna/tws e)/xwn, a)mhxanw=n. thcimelei= nou/sw| kekoloume/nos e)/drame qumw=| e)s prote/rhn e)/rgwn a)/rsena marturi/hn. h)\ *kekoloume/nos, e)ktethgme/nos.
The headword participle (from the verb kolou/w: cf. kappa 1949, kappa 1950, LSJ entry at web address 1) is presumably extracted from the quotation given.
[1] Greek Anthology 7.234.3-4, Philip of Thessalonica (here, mistakenly, with e)/drame "ran" for what should be e)/drake "saw"). Aelius, bold-handed, first man of Argos [Myth, Place], who wreathed his neck with gold-bound wreaths of war --- curtailed by a limb-wasting illness, he saw in his mind the man in the former testimony of deeds; and he thrust a broad sword into his heart, saying just one thing: "Ares kills men; illness kills cowards." See also under theta 463, tau 529.
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Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; imagery; medicine; military affairs; poetry
Translated by: Nick Nicholas on 5 October 2008@10:14:21.
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David Whitehead (more keywords; tweaks and cosmetics) on 7 October 2008@07:05:50.
David Whitehead (x-refs; tweaking) on 14 February 2013@03:29:40.
Catharine Roth (tweaked note) on 8 September 2013@23:49:40.
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