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Headword: *kata\ to\ kartero/n
Adler number: kappa,823
Translated headword: with all [one's] might
Vetting Status: high
Meaning strongly. Aristophanes [writes]: "both with ships and with footsoldiers [sc. I will make war] with all [my] might."[1]
Greek Original:
*kata\ to\ kartero/n: a)nti\ tou= i)sxurw=s. *)aristofa/nhs: kai\ nausi\ kai\ pezoi=si kata\ to\ kartero/n.
The headword phrase is extracted from the quotation given; cf. kappa 824 and under epsilon 1219.
The adjective kartero/n is the neuter accusative (and nominative and vocative) singular (as well as masculine accusative singular) of kartero/s, -a/, -o/n (mighty); cf. kappa 428, kappa 429, and LSJ s.v.
[1] Aristophanes, Acharnians 621-2 (web address 1), with scholion: the Athenian general Lamachos (died 414 BCE) pledges unrelenting war on the Peloponnesians. For Lamachos (Develin no. 1770) see generally lambda 81 and OCD(4) s.v. Lamachus.
R. Develin, Athenian Officials 684-321 BC, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1989
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Keywords: biography; comedy; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; history; military affairs
Translated by: Ronald Allen on 19 May 2008@23:14:07.
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David Whitehead (tweaks and cosmetics) on 20 May 2008@03:19:34.
David Whitehead on 6 February 2013@05:09:26.
David Whitehead (updated a ref) on 4 August 2014@05:55:40.
Catharine Roth (tweaked link, typo) on 15 June 2019@22:32:35.


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