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Headword: *)eph/ggellen
Adler number: epsilon,2157
Translated headword: used to order, used to proclaim
Vetting Status: high
"[...] in addition to these he used to order common meals."[1]
And elsewhere: "some were proclaiming this [type of?] legal action, others the other."[2]
Greek Original:
*)eph/ggellen: e)ph/ggellen e)pi\ tou/tois sussi/tia. kai\ au)=qis: oi( me\n tau/thn th\n grafh\n e)ph/ggellon, oi( de\ th\n a)/llhn.
The unglossed headword (presumably extracted from the first quotation given) is third person singular, imperfect indicative active, of e)pagge/llw.
The same form is has a different sense in the next entry, epsilon 2158; cf. also epsilon 1914, epsilon 1915, epsilon 1918, epsilon 2160.
[1] Synesius, Dion 1 (lines 28-29).
[2] Quotation (transmitted, in Adler's view, via the Excerpta Constantini Porphyrogeniti) unidentifiable. The word translated here as "legal action," grafh/, is susceptible to other interpretations: see e.g. gamma 439, gamma 440.
Keywords: biography; daily life; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; food; history; law; politics; rhetoric
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 3 September 2007@22:51:39.
Vetted by:
William Hutton (tweaked headword, cosmetics, added keywords, set status) on 8 September 2007@06:12:25.
David Whitehead (another keyword; more x-refs; tweaks and cosmetics) on 9 September 2007@07:03:06.
Catharine Roth (restored part of note 2) on 9 September 2007@11:02:40.
David Whitehead (tweaks) on 17 March 2011@05:49:33.
David Whitehead on 8 October 2012@09:05:28.
David Whitehead (cosmetics) on 25 January 2016@04:39:30.


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