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Headword: *)epiki/dnatai
Adler number: epsilon,2378
Translated headword: is spread over
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning he/she/it] is scattered over.
Greek Original:
*)epiki/dnatai: e)piskorpi/zetai.
Same or similar entry in other lexica. The headword -- present middle/passive of e)piki/dnhmi, third person singular -- is quoted from Homer: probably Iliad 2.850, where the headword is applied to the water of a river flowing over the earth (web address 1), but see also 7.451 & 458.
See also kappa 1589.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; epic; geography; imagery
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 1 November 2007@11:32:24.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (cosmetics) on 2 November 2007@04:19:14.
David Whitehead (tweaked note; more keywords) on 14 October 2012@04:47:23.
Catharine Roth (upgraded link) on 14 October 2012@22:05:22.


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