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Headword: *kano/nion
Adler number: kappa,315
Translated headword: canon, frame, list, rule
Vetting Status: high
This is what they call any kind of treatise, whether it has many tablets or verses or pages.[1] A verse [sti/xos] is what is customarily [so] named, [which is] read from left to right.[2] But a column [seli/dion] [is] that which is read from the top to the bottom.[3]
Greek Original:
*kano/nion: ou(/tw kalei=tai h( oi(adh/pote pragmatei/a, ka)\n pleio/nwn tugxa/nh| ptuxi/wn h)\ sti/xwn h)/goun paginw=n. sti/xon de\ to\ kata\ to\ koino\n e)/qos o)nomazo/menon, a)po\ a)risterw=n e)pi\ deciw=n a)naginwsko/menon. seli/dion de\ to\ a)po\ tw=n a)/nwqen a)naginwsko/menon e)pi\ ta\ ka/tw.
This entry has no direct parallels in related lexica. See gamma 338 for another sense of the headword.
[1] The gloss is unique to the Suda
[2] Repeated at sigma 1124
[3] Repeated at sigma 209
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; poetry; trade and manufacture
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 10 March 2008@01:56:25.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented headword and notes) on 10 March 2008@04:38:30.
Philip Rance (Note, tweak, headwords) on 9 March 2012@01:51:30.
David Whitehead on 27 January 2013@04:25:37.


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