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Headword: *dusaw=n a)ne/mwn
Adler number: delta,1594
Translated headword: of tempestuous winds
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] of [ones] blowing vigorously.[1]
"With tempestuous winds coming upon those men, they sank".[2]
Greek Original:
*dusaw=n a)ne/mwn: tw=n sfodrw=s pneo/ntwn. pneuma/twn e)pilabo/ntwn dusaw=n au)toi=s a)ndra/si kate/dusan.
[1] The headword phrase, as Adler notes, derives from Homer, Odyssey 13.99 (a)ne/mwn ... dusah/wn).
[2] From Priscus (using a different Greek word for 'winds'), concerning Charybdis: see under chi 144.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; epic; geography; historiography
Translated by: Stefano Sanfilippo on 14 March 2005@16:42:22.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (tweaked headword, translation, notes; added a keyword) on 15 March 2005@05:45:20.
David Whitehead (augmented and tweaked notes; another keyword) on 19 July 2012@06:12:41.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 6 March 2015@01:14:44.
David Whitehead on 6 March 2015@02:41:46.


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