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Headword: *pwgwnih/ths
Adler number: pi,2152
Translated headword: Bearded
Vetting Status: high
[An epithet of] Zeus. Also [spelled] *pwgwni/ths.
Greek Original:
*pwgwnih/ths: o( *zeu/s. kai\ *pwgwni/ths.
Both versions of this adjective are almost entirely confined to lexica and grammars -- and only here in the Suda is it claimed as an epithet of Zeus (as opposed to a general description of adult male hirsuteness).
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; medicine; religion
Translated by: David Whitehead on 2 March 2004@03:21:08.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (set status) on 6 August 2004@23:27:47.
David Whitehead (added a note) on 9 August 2004@03:25:12.
David Whitehead (tweaked and expanded note; another keyword) on 27 October 2011@06:21:25.


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