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Headword: *)agxou/rois
Adler number: alpha,415
Translated headword: close-bordering
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] nearby [ones].[1]
[sc. The term comes] from having boundaries [horoi] that are close [ankhi].[2]
Greek Original:
*)agxou/rois: plhsioxw/rois. para\ to\ a)/gxi tou\s o(/rous ei)=nai.
[1] Same glossing in Eudemus and ps.-Zonaras. The headword is dative plural of this adjective, quoted from somewhere -- very probably from its only occurrence outside lexicography: Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica 3.1386 (a)gxou/roisin), the scholia to which have the gloss "neighbours".
[2] This etymology is accepted in LSJ s.v.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; poetry
Translated by: William Hutton on 30 October 2000@22:57:30.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added notes and keyword; cosmetics) on 29 April 2002@11:01:33.
David Whitehead (expanded n.1; tweaks) on 9 January 2012@08:46:08.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 10 January 2015@22:50:37.
David Whitehead (cosmetics) on 11 January 2015@03:36:06.


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