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Headword: *(apla=
Adler number: alpha,3221
Translated headword: single
Vetting Status: high
*(apla= ["single"][1] and dipla= ["double"][2] and pollapla= ["multiple"][3] and all [adjectives] of this kind have a circumflex accent on the last syllable.
[sc. Similarly] a)rgura= ["silver"], xrusa= ["golden"],[4] keramea= ["earthen"], from the [singular] kerameou=n, and foinikia= ["purple"], from the [singular] foinikiou=n.[5]
Greek Original:
*(apla= kai\ dipla= kai\ pollapla=, kai\ pa/nta perispw=si ta\ toiau=ta. *)argura=, xrusa=, keramea=, a)po\ tou= kerameou=n, kai\ foinikia=, a)po\ tou= foinikiou=n.
Likewise or similarly in other lexica.
These are neuter plurals of contracted adjectives. Even those which had the accent on the antepenult in the uncontracted form are perispomenon in the contracted forms: see Smyth ยง290 (web address 1).
[1] cf. alpha 3226.
[2] cf. delta 1258.
[3] cf. pi 1871.
[4] cf. chi 553.
[5] cf. phi 783.
Herbert Weir Smyth, Greek Grammar (Cambridge 1963) 75-76
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keyword: dialects, grammar, and etymology
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 16 July 2000@01:16:10.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added note; cosmetics) on 20 June 2002@10:26:08.
David Whitehead (added notes) on 20 June 2002@10:31:13.
Catharine Roth (added link) on 21 June 2002@01:33:45.
Catharine Roth (added betacode) on 13 February 2005@19:00:17.
David Whitehead (adjusted a Greek word; cosmeticules) on 14 February 2005@02:59:26.
Catharine Roth (fixed link) on 28 June 2011@22:40:46.
David Whitehead (cosmetics) on 1 April 2012@06:06:42.
David Whitehead (another x-ref; cosmetics) on 24 January 2014@05:44:17.
David Whitehead (another note) on 19 August 2015@10:30:39.
Catharine Roth (cosmeticule) on 14 August 2019@23:46:33.


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