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Headword: *meionektei=
Adler number: mu,852
Translated headword: falls short, is short of
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning he/she/it] brings less, reduces.
Greek Original:
*meionektei=: to\ h(=tton fe/rei, e)lattoi=.
Likewise or similarly elsewhere: see the references at Photius mu216 Theodoridis. The headword verb must be quoted from somewhere; perhaps Xenophon's Hiero, which has three instances (1.19, 1.29, 4.1), two of them quoted by Stobaeus.
cf. mu 853, mu 854.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; economics; ethics; historiography
Translated by: David Whitehead on 7 July 2009@04:34:44.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (set status) on 8 July 2009@01:08:09.
David Whitehead (expanded note) on 8 July 2009@03:21:14.
David Whitehead on 20 May 2013@08:42:15.


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