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Headword: *)enoph/
Adler number: epsilon,1390
Translated headword: battle-noise
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning] war, battle.
Homer [writes]: "the Trojans came on with screeching and crying, like birds."[1]
And elsewhere: "not like the trappings of battle, but of choruses, with which you adorn the bridal chamber [...]."[2]
Greek Original:
*)enoph/: po/lemos, ma/xh. *(/omhros: *trw=es me\n klaggh=| e)noph=| t' i)/san, o)/rniqes w(/s. kai\ au)=qis: oi(=a/ per ou)k e)nopa=s, a)lla\ xorw=n e)/nara, oi(=s qa/lamon kosmei=te gamh/lion.
Notes:
See generally LSJ s.v.
[1] Homer, Iliad 3.2. (See kappa 1697 and the note there.)
[2] Greek Anthology 6.163.6-7; cf. epsilon 1124.
Keywords: definition; epic; gender and sexuality; imagery; military affairs; meter and music; poetry; zoology
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 12 May 2007@00:58:29.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (x-ref; cosmetics) on 13 May 2007@04:08:11.
David Whitehead (tweaking) on 28 August 2012@04:52:59.
David Whitehead on 26 February 2013@06:24:38.

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