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Headword: *du/stropon
Adler number: delta,1704
Translated headword: ill-tempered
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] crooked, disagreeable. "Having thrown in chains, since he is savage and implacable in his rage, an ill-tempered servant."[1]
Greek Original:
*du/stropon: skolio/n, dusa/reston. oi)ke/thn du/stropon desmoi=s peribalw/n, a)/grios w)\n kai\ a)parai/thtos th\n o)rgh/n.
The headword is masculine accusative singular or neuter nominative/accusative singular of this adjective; neuter accusative if, as seems reasonable to suppose, it is extracted from the quotation given.
cf. generally delta 1703.
[1] Quotation unidentifiable. (Adler suggests Aelian as a possibility.)
Keywords: biography; daily life; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics
Translated by: William Hutton on 2 March 2005@21:03:59.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (x-ref; cosmetics) on 3 March 2005@03:19:03.
David Whitehead (more keywords) on 3 January 2006@10:27:46.
David Whitehead (another note; more keywords; tweaks) on 10 March 2011@10:01:33.
David Whitehead (my typo) on 23 July 2012@04:52:15.
David Whitehead (cosmetics) on 17 November 2015@06:34:38.


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