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Headword: *)amfi\ to\ luko/fws
Adler number: alpha,1775
Translated headword: around the gloaming
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] about day-break.
Greek Original:
*)amfi\ to\ luko/fws: peri\ th\n au)gh/n.
Same entry in other lexica (references in Photius alpha1371 Theodoridis) -- but despite this gloss, luko/fws can refer to either morning or evening twilight: see LSJ s.v. and lambda 826.
An entry deriving ultimately from the phrase a)mfilu/kh nu/c in Homer, Iliad 7.433; see already alpha 1743.
Keywords: daily life; definition; epic
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 10 August 2000@14:33:29.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added note and keywords; cosmetics) on 28 July 2002@06:01:45.
Catharine Roth (added cross-reference) on 14 August 2008@01:02:57.
David Whitehead (expanded note) on 21 February 2012@09:55:03.
David Whitehead on 21 August 2013@05:07:22.


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