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Headword: *)ektene/steros
Adler number: epsilon,635
Translated headword: more intense, rather intense
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] most/very energetic, more/rather careful.[1] "He said that he would be a most/very intense counselor and team-member for him."[2]
Greek Original:
*)ektene/steros: e)nerghtikw/tatos, e)pimele/steros. o( de\ e)/legen e)/sesqai au)tw=| su/mboulos kai\ sunagwnisth\s e)ktene/statos.
Oddly, this comparative adjective is glossed first by a superlative, then a comparative. In the quotation, one finds the superlative form of the headword. This entry has no parallel in earlier lexicography.
[1] cf. epsilon 634.
[2] Quotation unidentifiable.
Keywords: biography; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; imagery
Translated by: William Hutton on 16 January 2007@03:35:24.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords; cosmetics) on 16 January 2007@07:47:07.
David Whitehead (another keyword; tweaking) on 9 August 2012@04:25:34.


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