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Headword: *)ekphniei=tai
Adler number: epsilon,571
Translated headword: will spool out
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning he/she/it] will draw out. From those drawing the warp thread onto spools. Homer [writes]: "[a woman] drawing out the spool."[1]
Greek Original:
*)ekphniei=tai: e)celku/sei. a)po\ tw=n th\n kro/ka mhruome/nwn ei)s phni/a. *(/omhros: phni/on e)ce/lkousa.
Derived from the scholia to Aristophanes, Frogs 578, where the headword occurs (web address 1); cf. also pi 1530.
[1] Homer, Iliad 23.762 (web address 2).
Associated internet addresses:
Web address 1,
Web address 2
Keywords: clothing; comedy; daily life; definition; epic; gender and sexuality; imagery; poetry; science and technology; trade and manufacture; women
Translated by: William Hutton on 8 January 2007@10:30:55.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (another keyword; tweaks and cosmetics) on 8 January 2007@10:38:10.
David Whitehead on 8 August 2012@04:57:59.
Catharine Roth (tweaked link) on 25 December 2016@01:54:18.
Catharine Roth on 25 December 2016@01:54:51.


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