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Headword: *(upaika/llwn
Adler number: upsilon,176
Translated headword: fawning
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning one who is] flattering, cringing. "Albius, a member of the equestrian order, courting and at the same time fawning over the "manger" of Antonius."[1]
Greek Original:
*(upaika/llwn: kolakeu/wn, sai/nwn. *)/albios e)s th\n i(ppa/da telw=n, th\n *)antwni/ou qerapeu/wn kai\ u(paika/llwn a(/ma fa/tnhn.
The headword participle (from the rare verb u(paika/llw) is presumably extracted from the quotation given.
[1] Aelian fr. 110c Domingo-Forasté (107 Hercher); see also at alpha 1091, alphaiota 160 and phi 132.
Keywords: biography; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; food; history
Translated by: Ioannis Doukas on 28 July 2009@15:44:28.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (more keywords; tweaks and cosmetics) on 29 July 2009@04:11:33.
David Whitehead (expanded primary note) on 29 July 2009@04:13:34.
David Whitehead (cosmetics) on 10 August 2011@06:27:32.
Catharine Roth (updated reference) on 7 February 2012@01:55:22.
David Whitehead on 21 November 2013@03:59:09.


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