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Headword: *)ano/donton
Adler number: alpha,2547
Translated headword: toothless
Vetting Status: high
In Corianders Pherecrates [writes]: "an old man grinds toothless."[1]
Greek Original:
*)ano/donton: *koria/nnois *ferekra/ths: a)nh\r ge/rwn a)no/dontos a)lh/qei.
Same entry in Photius and elsewhere. Oddly, the adjective in question is nominative in the quotation (below) but accusative as the headword itself.
[1] Pherecrates fr. 74 Kock, now 79 K.-A.
Keywords: comedy; daily life; dialects, grammar, and etymology; medicine
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 2 July 2000@23:19:23.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified translation; added note and keywords) on 10 March 2001@09:34:34.
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords) on 15 March 2012@09:19:16.
David Whitehead on 24 December 2014@10:46:19.


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