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Headword: *)anaqu/ein
Adler number: alpha,1883
Translated headword: to undertake
Vetting Status: high
The [term which means] to take up the matter through time. Pherecrates [writes]: "the older women again undertake [it]."[1]
Greek Original:
*)anaqu/ein: to\ a)nalamba/nein to\ pra=gma dia\ xro/nou. *ferekra/ths: pa/lin au)=qis a)naqu/ousin ai( gerai/terai.
Same entry in Photius.
This verb's literal meaning, lost here, appears to be undertaking or renewing a sacrifice; see LSJ s.v.
[1] Pherecrates fr. 35 Kock, now 185 K.-A.
Keywords: comedy; definition; religion; women
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 28 March 2001@07:51:03.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added note and keywords; cosmetics) on 29 July 2002@06:09:54.
David Whitehead (expanded note; cosmetics) on 23 February 2012@05:31:39.
David Whitehead on 26 December 2014@04:39:10.


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