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Headword: *kra/speda o)/rous
Adler number: kappa,2330
Translated headword: skirts of a mountain
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] the foothills; the [parts which are] level and near the plain.
Greek Original:
*kra/speda o)/rous: oi( pro/podes: ta\ o(mala\ kai\ e)pi/peda.
As Adler noted, the headword phrase recalls Xenophon, Hellenica 4.6.8: "into the skirts of the mountains" (web address 1).
For another meaning of kra/spedon, see kappa 2331.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; geography; historiography; imagery
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 2 March 2009@00:58:53.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (expanded note; another keyword; cosmetics) on 2 March 2009@03:14:19.
David Whitehead on 17 March 2013@05:52:17.
Catharine Roth (upgraded link) on 17 March 2013@11:30:48.


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