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Headword: *)epi/skhyis
Adler number: epsilon,2578
Translated headword: denunciation
Vetting Status: high
A lawsuit [brought] against those who have testified falsely.
Greek Original:
*)epi/skhyis: di/kh kata\ tw=n yeudomarturhsa/ntwn.
= scholion to Plato Laws 11.937B, where the headword (here nominative singular) occurs in the accusative plural, along with several forms of the related verb e)piskh/ptw (epsilon 2577 and web address 1). Likewise Lexica Segueriana 255.27 and Photius, Lexicon epsilon1698; cf. Pollux 8.31, and epsilon 2083.
Though used in the context of Plato's imaginary polis Magnesia, it is an item of vocabulary well-attested in classical Athenian law and litigation: see LSJ s.v.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: definition; ethics; law; philosophy; religion
Translated by: William Hutton on 1 December 2007@07:04:38.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (added link, set status) on 1 December 2007@13:57:33.
David Whitehead (typo; x-refs) on 2 December 2007@04:46:17.
David Whitehead (augmented note and keywords; tweaking) on 18 October 2012@05:10:27.
David Whitehead (coding) on 31 January 2016@04:47:31.


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