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Headword: *dedokhme/nos
Adler number: delta,156
Translated headword: lying in wait for
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning one who is] expecting, awaiting,[1] keeping a close eye upon and looking out for.[2]
Greek Original:
*dedokhme/nos: e)kdexo/menos, e)nedreu/wn, dokeu/wn kai\ e)pithrw=n.
The headword (quoted from Homer: see below) is an irregular perfect middle/passive participle form of Ionic de/komai, Attic de/xomai.
[1] Same glossing in Photius and other lexica.
[2] Same glossing in (e.g.) Apollonius' Homeric Lexicon; also in the scholia to Homer, Iliad 15.730, where the headword occurs, of Ajax (web address 1).
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; epic
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 24 July 2002@10:41:23.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (augmented notes, added link and keyword) on 11 September 2002@00:55:06.
Catharine Roth (upgraded link) on 15 December 2011@11:54:32.
David Whitehead (augmented and tweaked notes) on 16 December 2011@03:10:00.
David Whitehead (corrected note numbering) on 18 June 2012@04:27:52.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 4 April 2015@00:20:11.
David Whitehead on 4 April 2015@07:40:16.
David Whitehead on 8 October 2015@07:49:22.


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