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Headword: *staktoi=s
Adler number: sigma,999
Translated headword: with extracted [ones]
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning with] liquid [ones], and prized [ones]; in distinction to dry ones. Aristophanes in Wealth [writes]: "[..] nor perfume your bride with extracted perfumes when you marry her."[1]
Greek Original:
*staktoi=s: toi=s u(groi=s, kai\ doki/mois: pro\s a)ntidiastolh\n tw=n chrw=n. *)aristofa/nhs *plou/tw|: ou)/te mu/roisi muri/sai staktoi=s, o(po/tan nu/mfhn a)ga/ghsqon.
The headword adjective, extracted from the given quotation, is dative plural, as are the glosses.
[1] Aristophanes, Wealth (Plutus) 529, with comments derived from the scholia thereto. In place of the Suda's doki/mois ('prized') one scholion has xrisi/mois ('spreadable', 'anointable'). On 'extracted' perfumes see also sigma 997, sigma 998.
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Translated by: William Hutton on 22 March 2014@15:27:04.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (set status) on 22 March 2014@23:34:20.
David Whitehead (tweaking; raised status) on 23 March 2014@06:36:11.


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