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Headword: *baqu/glwssoi
Adler number: beta,32
Translated headword: men of profound speech
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] eloquent [ones], articulate [ones].
Greek Original:
*baqu/glwssoi: e)llo/gimoi, eu)/glwttoi.
Same or very similar glossing (of this nominative plural headword) in other lexica. Presumably, therefore, is is extracted from (or prompted by) a passage other than Esther 3.5 LXX, where -- in a variant reading -- it seems to mean "of unintelligible speech"; see LSJ s.v.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; religion; rhetoric
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 12 April 2002@11:37:53.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (added note) on 13 April 2002@20:10:07.
David Whitehead (added keyword) on 26 July 2003@10:42:21.
David Whitehead (expanded note; more keywords) on 18 May 2012@05:01:11.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 2 June 2012@23:56:38.
David Whitehead on 15 September 2015@03:27:15.


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