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Headword: *biw/nhs
Adler number: beta,301
Translated headword: life-buyer, living-buyer
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] he whose purchases are for public use.
Greek Original:
*biw/nhs: o( ta\ dhmo/sia a)gora/zwn.
Same entry in Hesychius and other lexica. The one in ps.-Zonaras muddies the waters by offering an alternative definition based on bio/s, bowstring (cf. under beta 292). In any event the headword is not independently attested.
Keywords: constitution; daily life; definition; economics; food
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 22 September 2001@17:53:51.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified headword and translation; added note and keywords) on 23 September 2001@07:35:18.
David Whitehead (expanded note; another keyword) on 28 May 2012@10:01:22.
David Whitehead on 26 August 2015@04:02:10.
David Whitehead on 20 September 2015@10:59:35.


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