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Headword: *)ane/seion
Adler number: alpha,2319
Translated headword: they were inciting
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] they were rousing, they were agitating. "The Cretans, fearing they might suffer punishment of some kind, were inciting the crowd, calling [for them] to safeguard the freedom which had been handed down from long ago."[1]
Greek Original:
*)ane/seion: e)ta/ratton, a)neki/noun. oi( de\ *krh=tes, fobou/menoi mh/ ti timwri/as tu/xwsin, a)ne/seion ta\ plh/qh parakalou=ntes th\n e)c ai)w=nos paradedome/nhn e)leuqeri/an diafula/ttein.
The headword is presumably extracted from the quotation given.
[1] Diodorus Siculus 40.1 (abridged and slightly modified). The date is c.69 BCE; the Romans, now masters of Crete, have demanded the surrender of leading Cretans.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; geography; historiography; history; politics
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 4 November 2000@17:06:18.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified headword, translation, keywords; augmented note; cosmetics) on 5 November 2000@09:29:37.
David Whitehead (added keyword) on 7 August 2002@03:33:11.
David Whitehead (another note; more keywords; tweaking) on 6 March 2012@05:25:31.


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