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Headword: *dorumh/storos
Adler number: delta,1398
Translated headword: [of ] one skilled with the spear
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] of one who fights skillfully.
Greek Original:
*dorumh/storos: tou= e)pisthmo/nws polemou=ntos.
The headword is a genitive singular, evidently from somewhere (probably epic poetry) but attested only here and, according to Adler, the Ambrosian Lexicon. Other cases of this very rare word are glossed in similar terms in other lexica, e.g. accusative plural in Hesychius.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; epic; military affairs
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 10 March 2005@00:16:15.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented note and keywords) on 10 March 2005@03:02:43.
David Whitehead on 16 July 2012@09:19:34.
David Whitehead (expanded note; cosmetics) on 13 November 2015@09:46:51.


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