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Headword: *dusxe/reia
Adler number: delta,1716
Translated headword: disagreeableness, unpleasantness
Vetting Status: high
"For if any water was even found anywhere, it was undrinkable because of its disagreeableness."[1]
Also [sc. attested is the related adjective] dusxerh/s ["disagreeable"].[2]
Greek Original:
*dusxe/reia. ei) ga/r pou/ ti kai\ eu(ri/sketo u(/dwr, a)/poton u(po\ dusxerei/as h)=n. kai\ *dusxerh/s.
[1] Quoted by Roos in his fragments of Arrian (p.16), but not presented there as an actual fragment.
[2] cf. delta 1590, delta 1685.
Keywords: dialects, grammar, and etymology; food; geography; historiography
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 11 February 2004@15:09:34.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added note; cosmetics) on 12 February 2004@03:12:14.
David Whitehead (tweaked translation; another note) on 3 April 2005@10:16:57.
David Whitehead (more keywords) on 23 July 2012@05:38:48.
David Whitehead (my typo) on 17 November 2015@07:05:33.


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