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Headword: Μῶνυξ
Adler number: mu,1335
Translated headword: single-hoofed, uncloven-hoofed
Vetting Status: high
[μῶνυξ means the same as] μονώνυξ .[1] Also [sc. attested is the phrase] μονώνυχες ἵπποι ["single-hoofed horses"].[2]
Greek Original:
Μῶνυξ: ὁ μονώνυξ. καὶ Μονώνυχες ἵπποι.
[1] cf. Herodian, Epimerismoi p.204 Boissonade (μονώνυξ. μώνυξ, τὸ αὐτό ), and in the same vein Hesychius mu2061. See mu 1334 and LSJ entry at web address 1.
[2] The adjective μῶνυξ is a common epithet of horses in Homer (e.g. Iliad 5.236: see web address 2 below), though this actual phrase is not otherwise attested.
Associated internet addresses:
Web address 1,
Web address 2
Keywords: definition; epic; medicine; zoology
Translated by: Kyle Helms on 27 April 2009@21:05:23.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (more keywords; tweaks and cosmetics) on 28 April 2009@03:37:37.
David Whitehead (tweaked n.1) on 28 May 2013@05:20:21.
Catharine Roth (tweaked note) on 15 September 2013@17:53:00.


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