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Headword: *ka/dmos
Adler number: kappa,21
Translated headword: Kadmos, Cadmus
Vetting Status: high
The Milesian, inventor of the alphabet.[1]
In an epigram of Zeno: "but if [your] fatherland [is] Phoenician, what reproach [is there]? It is also [the home of] that Cadmus, from whom Hellas has the written page."[2]
Greek Original:
*ka/dmos: o( *milh/sios, eu(reth\s tw=n gramma/twn. e)n e)pigra/mmati *zh/nwnos: ei) de\ pa/tra *foi/nissa, ti/s o( fqo/nos; o(\n kai\ o( *ka/dmos kei=nos, a)f' ou(= grapta\n *(ella\s e)/xei seli/da.
[1] cf. kappa 22.
[2] Diogenes Laertius 7.30 (= Greek Anthology 7.117.5-6); an epigram about Zeno (a Cypriot), by Zenodotus.
Keywords: aetiology; biography; dialects, grammar, and etymology; geography; mythology; philosophy; poetry
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 12 February 2002@19:14:36.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified translation; added note and keywords) on 13 February 2002@03:18:58.
David Whitehead (another keyword; tweaking) on 18 January 2013@04:45:32.
Catharine Roth (coding, tweak) on 20 January 2013@01:48:42.


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