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Headword: *)aguia/n
Adler number: alpha,382
Translated headword: alleyway, path
Vetting Status: high
Xenophon [calls] the narrow street [this].[1] And altogether the unusual words in his work [are] many.[2]
Greek Original:
*)aguia/n: to\n stenwpo\n *cenofw=n. kai\ o(/lws polla\ ta\ glwsshmatika\ par' au)tw=|.
Same entry (lacking, Adler reports, in ms S) in Photius. The headword is in the accusative case, extracted from Xenophon (below). For this noun see also alpha 383.
[1] Xenophon, Cyropaedia 2.4.3.
[2] This particular one is not so much unusual per se as rare outside poetry: see LSJ s.v.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; historiography; poetry
Translated by: Anne Mahoney on 27 March 1999@17:54:39.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified translation; added notes) on 19 September 2000@04:24:38.
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords; tweaks and cosmetics) on 9 January 2012@04:30:04.
David Whitehead (expanded primary note; cosmetics) on 28 March 2014@10:03:59.


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