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Headword: *trikorusi/a
Adler number: tau,984
Translated headword: Trikorysian
Vetting Status: high
Aelian [writes]: "and [sc. saying, in accordance with] Menander's [phrase], 'so that I may play some game,' a 'Trikorysian queen',[1] and she herself wishing to be mistress of Pontos."[2]
Greek Original:
*trikorusi/a: *ai)liano/s: kai\ to\ tou= *mena/ndrou, i(/na ti kai\ pai/sw, *trikorusi/a basi/linna, kai\ au(/th de/spoina ei)=nai tou= *po/ntou e)qe/lousa.
For the headword adjective, from the Attic deme Trikorynthos, see also tau 985.
[1] Menander fr. 907 Kock, 652a Koerte, now 886 K.-A.
[2] Aelian fr. 12d Domingo-Forasté, quoted more fully at pi 896. Adler capitalizes Pontos here, but uses lower case at pi 896.
Keywords: biography; comedy; dialects, grammar, and etymology; geography; women
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 14 April 2011@01:19:12.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added primary note; tweaks) on 14 April 2011@03:16:53.
David Whitehead on 15 January 2014@06:19:29.
David Whitehead (tweaked tr; updated a ref) on 31 December 2014@06:41:05.


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