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Headword: *deu/tatos
Adler number: delta,292
Translated headword: most inferior, very inferior
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] the lowest. From the [verb] deu/esqai ["to be in need of"] and e)ndei=n ["to need"].
Greek Original:
*deu/tatos: o( e)/sxatos. a)po\ tou= deu/esqai kai\ e)ndei=n.
Likewise or similarly in other lexica. From the scholia to Homer, Iliad 19.51, where the headword appears; cf. the scholia to Pindar, Olympian 1.80b.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; epic; ethics; poetry
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 28 July 2002@10:42:50.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added keyword; cosmetics) on 5 September 2002@11:47:12.
David Whitehead (betacode and other cosmetics) on 19 June 2012@06:22:59.
David Whitehead on 11 October 2015@06:56:59.


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