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Headword: *bo/eia
Adler number: beta,353
Translated headword: ox-like (ones)
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] great [ones]. "He would speak a dozen ox-like words"; Aristophanes [writes this] in Frogs.[1]
Greek Original:
*bo/eia: mega/la. r(h/mat' a)\n bo/eia dw/dek' ei)=pen: *)aristofa/nhs *batra/xois.
The headword, extracted from the quotation given, is neuter plural of this adjective.
[1] Aristophanes, Frogs 924 (where Euripides says this about his rival Aeschylus: web address 1 below), with scholion.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: biography; comedy; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; imagery; tragedy; zoology
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 18 April 2002@12:30:52.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (cosmetics, keyword) on 19 April 2002@01:15:17.
David Whitehead (added keyword; cosmetics) on 23 February 2003@11:18:27.
David Whitehead (another note; more keywords; cosmetics) on 29 May 2012@06:33:30.
Catharine Roth (upgraded link) on 26 June 2012@00:19:51.
David Whitehead on 21 September 2015@03:20:56.


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