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Headword: *eu)qei=an
Adler number: epsilon,3491
Translated headword: straight
Vetting Status: high
"The causes of the delay ... [since he] could not (?)become, to drive straight for the king; because of fearing Axidares' guard-posts, to go around in a circle and thus to arrive by a long [route] ..."[1]
Greek Original:
*eu)qei=an: th=s de\ tribh=s ta\ ai)/tia ou) dunato\s gene/sqai, eu)qei=an para\ basile/a e)la/sai, tw=| dei=sai ta\s fulaka\s ta\s *)acida/rou kai\ perielqei=n e)n ku/klw| kai\ ou(/tw dia\ makrou= a)fike/sqai.
On the unglossed headword, presumably extracted from the quotation given, see already epsilon 3490.
[1] Arrian, Parthica fr. 38 (semi-intelligible). For Axidares the king of Armenia, cf. alpha 1742, alpha 2806, and gamma 355.
Keywords: biography; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; historiography; history; military affairs
Translated by: Ryan Stone on 30 January 2008@21:44:23.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (tweaked translation, changed a keyword, set status) on 30 January 2008@22:20:09.
David Whitehead (augmented notes; another keyword) on 31 January 2008@03:22:37.
David Whitehead on 6 November 2012@07:44:05.
David Whitehead on 23 February 2016@04:53:44.


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