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Headword: *dunath/n
Adler number: delta,1574
Translated headword: able
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] receptive.
Xenophon said: "[the captive said] that he had led [them] by a road able to be travelled by pack-animals too [sc. as well as troops]".[1]
Greek Original:
*dunath/n: e)ndexome/nhn. *cenofw=n e)/fh: h(gh/sasqai dunath\n u(pozugi/ois poreu/esqai o(do/n.
The headword adjective, feminine accusative singular, is extracted from the quotation given.
[1] Xenophon, Anabasis 4.1.24 (web address 1). In Xenophon the infinitive is the future h(gh/sesqai, rather than the Suda's aorist: "said that he would lead them ..."
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; geography; historiography; military affairs; science and technology; zoology
Translated by: David Whitehead on 18 May 2005@05:44:29.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (added link, set status) on 18 May 2005@12:37:05.
David Whitehead (tweaked translation; cosmetic) on 19 May 2005@02:58:26.
David Whitehead (another note and keyword) on 19 July 2012@04:19:34.
David Whitehead on 16 November 2015@05:04:28.
Catharine Roth (tweaked translation and note) on 26 September 2016@01:47:24.


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