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Headword: *)ekde/xesqai
Adler number: epsilon,388
Translated headword: to accommodate
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] to deflect, to impede.[1] "And wattle-screens were spread out to accommodate the barbarians' arrows."[2]
Greek Original:
*)ekde/xesqai: a)pei/rgein, kwlu/ein. ge/rra te paratetame/na h)=n ei)s to\ e)kde/xesqai ta\ tw=n barba/rwn toceu/mata.
Same entry in ps.-Zonaras. The headword is presumably extracted from the quotation given.
[1] For this verb in other senses cf. epsilon 386, epsilon 387, epsilon 389.
[2] Quotation unidentifiable. (For ge/rra see gamma 178.)
Keywords: botany; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; historiography; history; military affairs; science and technology; trade and manufacture
Translated by: David Whitehead on 25 April 2007@03:27:10.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (cosmetics, status) on 25 April 2007@10:38:36.
David Whitehead (x-ref) on 26 April 2007@03:03:24.
David Whitehead on 3 August 2012@04:11:06.
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