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Headword: *(uperbore/wn
Adler number: upsilon,247
Translated headword: Hyperboreans
Vetting Status: high
Meaning far away. "May you send the hateful disease from the noblest king this very day as far as [the] Hyperboreans";[1] meaning far from him.
Greek Original:
*(uperbore/wn: a)nti\ tou= po/rrw. nou=son th\n stugerh\n au)qhmero\n e)k basilh=os e)sqlota/tou pe/myais a)/xris *(uperbore/wn. a)nti\ tou= po/rrwqen au)tou=.
The headword, actually a genitive plural, is presumably extracted from the quotation (though there are numerous earlier instances).
[1] Greek Anthology 6.240.3-4 (addressed to Artemis). For the Hyperboreans see also upsilon 248.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; geography; medicine; poetry; religion
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 16 June 2004@01:56:16.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (more keywords; cosmetics) on 16 June 2004@03:08:01.
David Whitehead (another note and keyword) on 21 November 2013@07:10:27.


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