Suda On Line menu Search

Search results for omicroniota,103 in Adler number:
Greek display:    

Headword: *oi)=n
Adler number: omicroniota,103
Translated headword: sheep
Vetting Status: high
Attic-speakers say this instead of o)/i+n.
Greek Original:
*oi)=n: *)attikoi\ a)nti\ tou= o)/i+n.
That is, the vowels are contracted to form a diphthong in Attic; cf. omicron 95, omicron 98, omicron 100, omicroniota 168.
Similar entry already in Hesychius (omicron303), which Adler tentatively connects with a scholion on Aristophanes, Peace 1076.
Keywords: comedy; dialects, grammar, and etymology; zoology
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 9 March 2004@01:17:26.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead on 9 March 2004@03:17:19.
David Whitehead (another note and keyword) on 7 August 2013@05:25:00.


Test Database Real Database

(Try these tips for more productive searches.)

No. of records found: 1    Page 1

End of search