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Headword: *kanna/bh
Adler number: kappa,298
Translated headword: hemp
Vetting Status: high
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Greek Original:
More usually ka/nnabis; Cannabis sativa.
According to Herodotus 4.75, the Scythians burned cannabis seeds and used them to medicate vapor baths (web address 1).
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: botany; daily life; geography; historiography; medicine
Translated by: Ryan Stone on 13 March 2008@21:55:57.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (added note, set status) on 14 March 2008@00:52:52.
David Whitehead (tweaked note; another keyword) on 14 March 2008@04:21:40.
Catharine Roth (augmented note) on 14 March 2008@12:03:59.
David Whitehead on 25 January 2013@08:51:37.


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