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Headword: *)ofrua/zw
Adler number: omicron,1022
Translated headword: I am supercilious
Vetting Status: high
A verb.[1]
"Later he sent someone who was both supercilious and behaved with an indescribable kind of boastfulness".[2]
Greek Original:
*)ofrua/zw: r(h=ma. o( de\ pe/mpei tina\ u(/steron, o)frua/zonta/ te kai\ a)lazonei/a| tini\ a)muqh/tw| e)xo/menon.
[1] Implying, literally, raising the eyebrows; cf. omicron 1027.
[2] Procopius, History of the Wars of Justinian 8.11.4.
Keywords: biography; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; historiography; history; imagery
Translated by: David Whitehead on 30 October 2009@06:40:49.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (set status) on 30 October 2009@20:30:29.
David Whitehead (another note) on 1 November 2009@04:22:30.
David Whitehead on 4 August 2013@04:22:18.
Catharine Roth (typo, keyword) on 4 August 2014@00:41:12.


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