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Headword: *ku/beqron
Adler number: kappa,2585
Translated headword: hive
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] a depository of [= for] bees.
Greek Original:
*ku/beqron: qh/khn melissw=n.
The gloss is in the accusative case, so the (neuter) headword -- ku/beron in ms F -- must be too, and, as such, quoted from somewhere. See LSJ Suppl., where the word is taken to mean 'a container of some kind'.
Keywords: daily life; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; food; zoology
Translated by: David Whitehead on 8 October 2003@10:32:37.
Vetted by:
William Hutton (augmented note, added link, set status) on 9 October 2003@15:08:46.
William Hutton on 9 October 2003@15:22:54.
David Whitehead (augmented note) on 14 January 2005@08:26:39.
David Whitehead on 19 March 2013@07:58:03.


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