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Headword: *kelhti/zein
Adler number: kappa,1302
Translated headword: to ride
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] to manage a riding-horse. Homer [says]: "as when a man who knows well how to ride on horses [...]."[1]
A saddle-horse [is called] ke/lhs.[2]
Greek Original:
*kelhti/zein: ke/lhta e)lau/nein. *(/omhros: w(s d' o(/t' a)nh\r i(/ppoisi kelhti/zein eu)= ei)dw/s. *ke/lhs, o( sella/rios.
[1] Homer, Iliad 15.679 (web address 1).
[2] cf. kappa 1300. Sellarios is derived from Latin sella.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: athletics; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; epic; zoology
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 29 March 2008@21:52:57.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead on 30 March 2008@05:20:23.
David Whitehead on 15 February 2013@09:23:35.
Catharine Roth (upgraded link) on 22 February 2013@00:02:50.


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