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Headword: *gegannume/nos
Adler number: gamma,89
Translated headword: exulting in
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning one who is] glorying in.
"How was a man exulting from childhood in royal pomp and great flattery and choosing a very barbarous way of life thus disposed?"[1]
Greek Original:
*gegannume/nos: e)pagallo/menos. pw=s de\ a)nh\r basilei/w| tu/fw| e)k pai/dwn kai\ kolakei/a| pollh=| gegannume/nos di/aita/n te laxw\n barbarwta/thn ou(/tw diateqh=nai.
The headword participle purports to be extracted from the quotation given, but see next note.
[1] An approximation of Agathias, Histories 2.28, on Chosroes. See in full at chi 418, with other changes from the original. (Common to both Suda entries, though, is that the participle transmitted as gegannume/nos should be geganwme/nos; cf. gamma 88.)
Keywords: biography; children; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; historiography; history
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 20 June 2002@20:51:05.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added keywords; cosmetics) on 24 June 2002@06:03:24.
David Whitehead (more notes and keywords; cosmetics) on 5 June 2012@03:13:35.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 23 August 2012@10:02:09.
David Whitehead on 27 September 2015@07:07:29.


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