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Headword: *(ali/ploa
Adler number: alpha,1242
Translated headword: sea-sailing
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning ones] sailing in the sea.
Greek Original:
*(ali/ploa: e)n th=| qala/ssh| ple/onta.
From the scholia to Homer, Iliad 12.26, where the neuter-plural headword occurs (of walls submerged by torrential rain). Same or similar material in other lexica; references at Photius alpha957 Theodoridis.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; epic; imagery
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 12 May 2000@10:45:32.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added note and keyword) on 15 June 2001@10:02:47.
David Whitehead (expanded note; more keywords) on 6 February 2012@07:52:34.
David Whitehead on 20 August 2013@06:49:51.


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