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Headword: *)/afenos
Adler number: alpha,4581
Translated headword: riches
Vetting Status: high
[Predicated of one who is] wealthy.
The [noun] a)/fenos ["riches"] [is] neuter.
Greek Original:
*)/afenos: plou/sios. to\ *)/afenos ou)dete/rws.
The appended statement is unexceptionable (see LSJ s.v.). but as to the primary headword and gloss, it is really a gloss on the adjective a)fneio/s or a)fneo/s, "rich"; see alpha 4633.
Compare the scholia to Homer, Iliad 1.171, where the noun occurs, and similar material in other lexica, including Apollonius' Homeric Lexicon.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; economics; epic
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 7 August 2001@18:01:34.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added note and keyword; cosmetics) on 8 August 2001@04:21:14.
David Whitehead (tweaking) on 6 May 2012@10:04:26.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 3 April 2015@00:01:34.
David Whitehead on 11 September 2015@05:31:02.


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