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Headword: *diesfairi/sqh
Adler number: delta,966
Translated headword: was thrown about
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning he/she/it] was tossed just like a ball.
Greek Original:
*diesfairi/sqh: w(/sper sfai=ra kathne/xqh.
Same entry in ps.-Zonaras and, according to Adler, the Ambrosian Lexicon. The headword (which must be quoted from somewhere but is not independently attested) is aorist indicative passive, third person singular, of diasfairi/zw.
This rare verb (for the uncompound form see sigma 1721) occurs in the imperfect active in Euripides, Bacchae 1135.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; imagery; tragedy
Translated by: James Cousins on 25 June 2004@21:47:27.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (modified translation and notes, set status) on 26 June 2004@01:03:58.
David Whitehead (augmented note and keywords) on 27 June 2004@05:46:13.
David Whitehead (expanded note; more keywords; tweaking) on 9 July 2012@06:39:39.
David Whitehead (coding; expanded note) on 8 November 2015@05:57:41.
Catharine Roth (typo) on 12 August 2016@19:49:57.


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