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Headword: Sakkos
Adler number: sigma,39
Translated headword: sackcloth
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
Also [sc. attested is] sakki/on.[1] "Jacob was sitting clothed in sackcloth and weighed down with his grief."[2]
Greek Original:
Sakkos. kai Sakkion. ho de Iakôb sakkion exapsamenos kai têi lupêi barus ekathezeto.
Notes:
[1] Formally a diminutive of the (unglossed) headword, though not with that sense in instances like the one quoted here.
[2] Josephus, Antiquities of the Jews 2.38 (web address 1).
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: biography; clothing; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; historiography; religion
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 5 June 2004@02:25:48.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified keywords) on 6 June 2004@04:45:55.
Catharine Roth (added a keyword) on 14 September 2010@11:56:15.
David Whitehead (expanded n.1; cosmetics) on 15 September 2010@03:12:35.
David Whitehead on 16 August 2011@06:10:41.
Catharine Roth (upgraded link) on 18 August 2011@19:00:31.
Catharine Roth (tweaked translation) on 20 September 2014@01:00:24.
David Whitehead (another keyword) on 20 September 2014@03:00:52.

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