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Headword: *di/fron
Adler number: delta,1294
Translated headword: diphros
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] a stool.
A chariot; or a seat.[1]
Also [sc.attested is] difrofo/ros ["stool-bearer"], [meaning] she who carries a stool.[2] Aristophanes [writes]: "carry the stool." For a [girl] with a sun-shade and a stool used to follow the basket-bearers.[3]
Also [sc. attested is the related passive participle] difroforoume/nous, [meaning them] being carried on litters.[4]
Greek Original:
*di/fron: selli/on. a(/rma: h)\ kaqisth/rion. kai\ *difrofo/ros, h( to\ selli/on basta/zousa. *)aristofa/nhs: di/fron difrofo/rei. tai=s ga\r kanhfo/rois skia/deion kai\ di/fron h)kolou/qei tis e)/xousa. kai\ *difroforoume/nous, forei/ois ferome/nous.
[1] Same glossing in other lexica.
[2] From the scholia on Aristophanes, Ecclesiazusae 734.
[3] Aristophanes, Birds 1552 (web address 1), with scholion.
[4] Herodotus 3.146, with the gloss there; cf. delta 1295.
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Keywords: comedy; daily life; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; historiography; religion; women
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 25 August 2004@01:17:31.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (another keyword; cosmetics) on 25 August 2004@03:39:19.
David Whitehead (another note and keyword; tweaking) on 15 July 2012@07:27:19.
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