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Headword: *koma/rous
Adler number: kappa,1984
Translated headword: strawberry-tree, arbutus
Vetting Status: high
[The word is] feminine; but ko/tinos ["wild olive"] is masculine. These are kinds of trees.
Greek Original:
*koma/rous: qhlukw=s: a)rsenikw=s de\ koti/nous. ei)/dh de\ de/ndrwn tau=ta.
From a scholion on Aristophanes, Birds 620-1, where both words occur (in the dative plural, rather than the accusative as here). See web address 1.
For the 'wild olive' cf. kappa 2159, kappa 2160, kappa 2161.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: botany; comedy; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 5 November 2003@00:14:04.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (x-refs) on 5 November 2003@03:30:18.
David Whitehead on 10 March 2013@06:51:04.
Catharine Roth (upgraded link) on 10 March 2013@16:52:06.


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