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Headword: *kataine/santos
Adler number: kappa,894
Translated headword: having approved
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning him] having agreed.[1] "With him having approved the status quo, they returned under treaty.[2]
And Polybius [writes]: "there were some few who [were in the position of] having approved, but the majority were dissenting."[3]
*katainou=ntes is said meaning [they] making an agreement.[4]
And Sophocles [writes]: "and approve, never to betray these [girls] voluntarily."[5]
Greek Original:
*kataine/santos: sugkataqeme/nou. tou= de\ kataine/santos to\ nu=n ei)=nai kati/asin u(po/spondoi. kai\ *polu/bios: o)li/goi de/ tines h)=san oi( kataine/santes, oi( de\ plei/ones a)nte/pipton. le/getai de\ *katainou=ntes a)nti\ tou= sugkatatiqe/menoi. kai\ *sofoklh=s: kai\ katai/neson, mh/pote prodw/sein ta/sd' e(kw/n.
[1] Similar entries (for the aorist infinitive kataine/sai) in Hesychius and Photius. The Suda's headword is the corresponding aorist active participle of kataine/w, masculine genitive singular. evidently extracted from the quotation which immediately follows.
[2] Quotation unidentifiable; Jonathan Toup (1713-1785) attributed it to Polybius.
[3] Polybius fr. 6 B-W; cf. alpha 1312.
[4] Present participle (masculine nominative plural) of the headword verb; attested only here.
[5] Sophocles, Oedipus at Colonus 1633-4 (web address 1), with the aorist imperative of the headword verb.
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Keywords: biography; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; historiography; history; law; tragedy; women
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 21 August 2008@00:11:05.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (another note; another keyword; tweaks and cosmetics) on 21 August 2008@03:14:13.
David Whitehead (tweaking) on 6 February 2013@08:25:30.
Catharine Roth (upgraded link) on 12 April 2013@23:38:49.


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