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Headword: *spei/sasqai
Adler number: sigma,936
Translated headword: to make libations
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] to establish friendship and peace.[1] "[...] to be willing to make libations with the Parthians for the sake of peace [...]."[2]
Greek Original:
*spei/sasqai: fili/an kai\ ei)rh/nhn qe/sqai. e)qe/lein *pa/rqois u(pe\r ei)rh/nhs spei/sasqai.
[1] Aorist middle infinitives, the headword one presumably extracted from the quotation which follows. Cf. generally sigma 919, sigma 920, sigma 957.
[2] Arrian, Parthica fr. 103; cf. xi 102.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; geography; historiography; history; military affairs; religion
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 3 January 2005@16:57:49.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords) on 4 January 2005@02:56:56.
David Whitehead (more keywords; tweaking) on 31 December 2013@06:42:50.


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