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Headword: *dalo/s
Adler number: delta,32
Translated headword: firebrand
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning a] lamp, or burning piece of wood, or half-burnt torch.[1]
And [there is] a proverb: 'a firebrand into fire'.[2]
Greek Original:
*dalo/s: lampa/s, h)\ cu/lou a)po/kauma, h)\ da|di/on h(mi/flekton. kai\ paroimi/a: *dalo\s ei)s pu=r.
[1] Same glossing in other lexica.
[2] cf. Diogenianus 7.82.
Keywords: botany; daily life; definition; proverbs
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 19 July 2002@18:01:44.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added keyword; cosmetics) on 4 September 2002@04:15:24.
David Whitehead (another note; tweaking) on 14 June 2012@05:46:13.
David Whitehead on 5 October 2015@02:43:11.


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