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Headword: *du/smoros
Adler number: delta,1662
Translated headword: ill-fated
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] unfortunate, dying badly.[1]
"If you die by my hands, I shall be called an ill-fated mother, but I will be safe in my fatherland."[2]
Greek Original:
*du/smoros: dustuxh/s, kakoqa/natos. h)\n de\ qa/nh|s pala/mh|sin e)mai=s, mh/thr me\n a)kou/sw du/smoros a)ll' e)n e)mh=| patri/di sw|zome/nh.
[1] Likewise or similarly in other lexica. The headword is regarded by Latte on Hesychius s.v. as quoted from Homer (e.g. Iliad 22.481).
[2] Greek Anthology 9.397.5-6; cf. zeta 149 where the preceding couplet is quoted.
Keywords: children; definition; epic; ethics; geography; poetry; women
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 21 January 2004@00:57:49.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (cosmetics) on 21 January 2004@03:23:02.
David Whitehead (more keywords) on 22 July 2012@06:10:47.
David Whitehead (another note and keyword) on 17 November 2015@03:35:52.


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