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Headword: *da/i+on
Adler number: delta,121
Translated headword: destructive
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning a] monster [which is] hostile.
Greek Original:
*da/i+on: te/ras polemiko/n.
A faulty version, it seems, of an entry which appears correctly in Hesychius (delta92): there 'monster' is part of the headword phrase (quoted from Euripides, Phoenician Women 1023), glossed with to\ polemiko\n sh=meion.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; tragedy
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 22 July 2002@11:17:37.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added note) on 4 September 2002@07:21:19.
David Whitehead (augmented note and keywords) on 17 June 2012@06:47:27.
David Whitehead on 7 October 2015@05:59:50.


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