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Headword: *luo/menos
Adler number: lambda,841
Translated headword: releasing, being released
Vetting Status: high
Meaning ransoming and dismissing. So Plato [sc. uses the word].
Greek Original:
*luo/menos: a)nti\ tou= lutrou/menos kai\ a)polu/wn. ou(/tws *pla/twn.
Likewise in Photius lambda469 Theodoridis; cf. scholion on Plato, Timaeus 22D, where this present middle-passive participle of lu/w (lambda 842) refers to the waters of the Nile in flood. See also lambda 870.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; geography; philosophy; science and technology
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 21 March 2009@22:51:03.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (more keywords; tweaks and cosmetics) on 22 March 2009@05:11:26.
David Whitehead on 24 April 2013@05:28:38.


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