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Headword: *)apodokima/sas
Adler number: alpha,3299
Translated headword: having rejected
Vetting Status: high
[Used] with an accusative. [Meaning he] having disparaged as useless.[1]
"Hannibal, having rejected their existing, original equipment as soon as he won the first battle, armed his own forces with the weapons of the Romans."[2]
Greek Original:
*)apodokima/sas: ai)tiatikh=|. w(s a)/xrhston e)kfauli/sas. o( de\ *)anni/bas a)podokima/sas to\n e)c a)rxh=s u(pa/rxonta au)toi=s kaqoplismo\n, a(/ma tw=| nikh=sai th=| prw/th| ma/xh| paraxrh=ma toi=s *(rwmai/wn o(/plois kaqw/plise ta\s duna/meis.
The headword participle is presumably extracted from the quotation given.
[1] See already alpha 2978.
[2] Polybius 18.28.9; cf. 15.13.9. He is referring to (e.g.) the adoption of the Roman hasta.
Keywords: biography; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; historiography; history; military affairs
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 24 February 2001@12:04:00.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified translation; added note and keyword; cosmetics) on 18 March 2001@05:23:45.
David Whitehead (added keyword; cosmetics) on 20 August 2002@08:07:50.
David Whitehead (another note and keyword; cosmetics) on 2 April 2012@06:24:50.


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