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Headword: *)aph/strayen
Adler number: alpha,3185
Translated headword: flashed forth
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning he/she/it] shone forth.
Greek Original:
*)aph/strayen: a)pe/lamyen.
No equivalent entry in other lexica. The headword is aorist active, third person singular, of a)pastra/ptw (used of lightning etc.). It must be quoted from somewhere -- perhaps Plutarch's On the Fortune of the Romans (Moralia 323C): the head of the child Servius Tullius, the future king, 'flashed forth very like the gleam of lightning'.
Keywords: biography; children; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; geography; historiography; history; imagery; science and technology
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 22 May 2000@00:52:00.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead on 19 August 2002@09:20:10.
David Whitehead (expanded note; more keywords; cosmetics) on 30 March 2012@05:32:12.
David Whitehead (augmented note and keywords) on 9 August 2015@09:27:18.


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