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Headword: *dia/dhma
Adler number: delta,538
Translated headword: bandana, fillet, headband
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] the royal adornment [of that name], but also perhaps a thing bound on, a wreath.
Greek Original:
*dia/dhma: to\ basiliko\n e)/nduma, ta/xa de\ kai\ e)/ndema, to\ ste/mma.
Longer entry along the same lines in Hesychius.
LSJ s.v. has refs for the royal (especially Persian) connection.
cf. mu 1136.
Keywords: botany; clothing; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; geography
Translated by: Bobbiejo Winfrey on 25 March 2003@07:31:38.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added note and keyword; cosmetics) on 25 March 2003@08:49:24.
David Whitehead (more notes and keywords) on 27 June 2012@09:00:38.
David Whitehead on 19 October 2015@10:58:46.


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