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Headword: *spa/qhma frenw=n
Adler number: sigma,899
Translated headword: strike of wits
Vetting Status: high
Him who is excessively sagacious.
Greek Original:
*spa/qhma frenw=n: to\n a)/gan fro/nimon.
Same entry in Photius' Lexicon. The headword phrase -- in the accusative case, as the gloss shows -- has been identified as a fragment of Attic comedy (Comica adespota fr. 903 Kock, now 540 K.-A.).
Keywords: comedy; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; imagery
Translated by: David Whitehead on 27 September 2010@07:43:07.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (set status) on 29 September 2010@02:06:34.
David Whitehead (augmented note) on 29 September 2010@03:00:01.
David Whitehead on 19 August 2011@06:17:56.
David Whitehead on 31 December 2013@05:35:29.
David Whitehead on 26 May 2016@06:19:46.


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