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Headword: *kuda/limon
Adler number: kappa,2605
Translated headword: glorious
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning something] reputable, honorable, seemly.
Greek Original:
*kuda/limon: e)/ndocon, ti/mion, eu)prepe/s.
Likewise or similarly in other lexica (see the references at Photius kappa1161 Theodoridis); probably deriving from commentary to Homer where the headword adjective, neuter nominative/accusative singular, appears numerous times in the formulaic phrase kuda/limon kh=r ('glorious heart'): Iliad 10.16 (web address 1), 12.45, 18.33, Odyssey 21.247 (web address 2).
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Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; epic; ethics; meter and music; poetry
Translated by: William Hutton on 12 April 2008@21:11:21.
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David Whitehead (expanded note; more keywords) on 13 April 2008@04:10:32.
Catharine Roth (betacode cosmeticule) on 13 April 2008@21:11:42.
David Whitehead (tweaking) on 20 March 2013@04:35:04.


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