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Headword: *khroforei=n
Adler number: kappa,1538
Translated headword: to carry candles
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] to bring wax tapers.
Greek Original:
*khroforei=n: khri/a fe/rein.
Similar entries, according to Adler, in the Laurentian and Ambrosian lexica. The headword verb is otherwise unattested (though the related noun khrofo/ros occurs in the Etymologicum Gudianum and Etymologicum Magnum).
Keywords: Christianity; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; zoology
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 16 November 2008@00:35:52.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (another keyword; cosmetics) on 17 November 2008@03:00:25.
David Whitehead on 22 February 2013@05:30:02.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 17 August 2019@01:05:35.
Catharine Roth (modified translation and keywords) on 18 August 2019@17:06:58.


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