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Headword: *pracikoph/sas
Adler number: pi,2214
Translated headword: having taken by treachery
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning he] having conspired and plotted, having used trickery. Polybius [writes]: "having first taken by treachery the city of Herbesos, the general occupied it and suppressed the markets".[1]
Greek Original:
*pracikoph/sas: e)c e)piboulh=s bouleusa/menos, dolieusa/menos. *polu/bios: o( de\ strathgo\s prw=ton me\n pracikoph/sas kate/sxe th\n tw=n *)erebhse/wn po/lin kai\ parei/leto ta\s a)gora/s.
The headword, presumably extracted from the quotation given, is the aorist active participle, masculine nominative singular, of pracikope/w.
See also pi 2215, epsilon 2855.
[1] Polybius 1.18.9, on the Carthaginian general Hanno in Sicily in the First Punic War. See text at web address 1, and epsilon 2918.
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Translated by: David Whitehead on 25 October 2001@07:28:54.
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