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Headword: *tamieu/w
Adler number: tau,63
Translated headword: I steward, I preserve
Vetting Status: high
[Used] with an accusative. "[...] and to purge bodies first, but to preserve a purity of soul."[1]
Greek Original:
*tamieu/w: ai)tiatikh=|. kai\ sw/mata me\n prokaqai/rein, yuxh=s de\ ka/qarsin tamieu/esqai.
The (unglossed) headword is the active voice of this verb, but the quotation given illustrates the middle voice.
cf. generally tau 61, tau 62.
[1] Quotation not identified by Adler, but identifiable via the TLG as Gregory of Nazianzus, In sanctum baptisma (Orations 40) PG 36.376.
Keywords: Christianity; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; religion; rhetoric
Translated by: David Whitehead on 2 January 2012@05:48:17.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (cosmetics, keyword, status) on 2 January 2012@12:37:39.
David Whitehead (x-refs) on 3 January 2012@03:09:16.
David Whitehead on 6 January 2014@08:57:28.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 12 December 2014@00:19:46.
David Whitehead on 27 May 2016@07:51:18.


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