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Headword: *)adocei=tai
Adler number: alpha,504
Translated headword: is disgraceful
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] is not honoured, it is not acceptable.[1]
"To conquer among the Romans without orders; for it is disgraceful."[2]
Greek Original:
*)adocei=tai: ou) tima=tai, ou)k a)po/dekto/n e)sti. to\ nika=n para\ *(rwmai/ois a)/neu paragge/lmatos: a)docei=tai ga/r.
Same entry in ps.-Zonaras.
[1] The second glossing phrase indicates that the subject of the headword -- a single word in the Greek -- is neuter. This makes it probable (though not demonstrable) that the headword is extracted from the quotation given.
[2] Josephus, Jewish Wars 5.125 (which lacks the Suda's ga/r, "for": web address 1 below).
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; historiography; military affairs
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 20 March 2001@01:31:12.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added keyword; cosmetics) on 30 April 2002@09:24:43.
David Whitehead (another keyword; cosmetics) on 13 December 2005@07:55:11.
David Whitehead (typo) on 30 July 2007@10:08:50.
Jennifer Benedict (Updated Perseus link) on 12 March 2008@00:13:01.
David Whitehead on 11 January 2012@06:44:32.
David Whitehead (more notes; another keyword) on 25 April 2015@11:05:43.
Catharine Roth (tweaked link) on 3 October 2018@20:00:35.


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