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Headword: *sunqhmatiai/ous
Adler number: sigma,1591
Translated headword: bespoken, ordered
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning the ones] which we call contracted-for. Aristophanes [writes]: "for [I] must plait bespoken wreaths for men, twenty."[1]
Greek Original:
*sunqhmatiai/ous: ou(\s h(mei=s le/gomen e)kdotikou/s. *)aristofa/nhs: dei= ga\r a)ndra/si ple/cai stefa/nous sunqhmatiai/ous ei)/kosi.
The headword, accusative plural of this adjective, is extracted from the quotation.
[1] Aristophanes, Thesmophoriazusae 457-8, with scholion. The glossing word, otherwise unattested, is not in LSJ. (It is attested in a few Byzantine monastic works later than the Suda.)
Keywords: botany; Christianity; comedy; daily life; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; religion; trade and manufacture
Translated by: David Whitehead on 31 January 2014@09:42:50.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (tweak, status) on 31 January 2014@22:52:49.
Catharine Roth (expanded note) on 31 January 2014@23:02:51.
David Whitehead (tweaked tr; more keywords) on 2 February 2014@04:13:55.


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