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Headword: *)epagwga/
Adler number: epsilon,1919
Translated headword: alluring (things)
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning ones that are] deceitful, persuasive, enticing.[1]
"And [he/she/it] was urging them with alluring words to cease what they intended to do."[2]
Greek Original:
*)epagwga/: a)pathla/, piqana/, e)folka/. kai\ diekeleu/eto e)pagwgoi=s lo/gois au)tou\s pau/ein w(=n dra=n dianoou=ntai.
[1] The headword is an adjective in the neuter nominative/accusative plural. Same or similar glossing elsewhere, and cf. a scholion on Thucydides 6.8.2, where it occurs (web address 1).
[2] Quotation unidentifiable (though 'with alluring words' is a phrase several times attested).
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; historiography
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 16 August 2007@00:52:19.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented n.2; another keyword; cosmetics) on 16 August 2007@03:14:04.
David Whitehead (tweaking) on 27 September 2012@04:58:34.
Catharine Roth (upgraded link) on 30 September 2012@01:32:36.
David Whitehead (expanded n.1; cosmetics) on 19 January 2016@03:20:42.


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