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Headword: *kassie/peia
Adler number: kappa,453
Translated headword: Kassiepeia, Cassiepia
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] beauty.[1] Also [sc. attested as] a proper name.[2]
Greek Original:
*kassie/peia: h( kallonh/. kai\ o)/noma ku/rion.
[1] This gloss (cf. under alpha 133) perhaps reflects the phrase kalh\ *kassie/peia in Athenaeus, Deipnosophists 14.632F [14.32 Kaibel] (quoting Homer, Iliad 8.305, but with this name where the mss of Homer have Kastianeira).
[2] Best-attested as that of the constellation Cassiopeia (sic).
See also kappa 455.
Keywords: definition; epic; science and technology; women
Translated by: David Whitehead on 17 March 2008@10:40:37.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (cosmeticule, status) on 18 March 2008@01:37:52.
David Whitehead (another x-ref) on 18 March 2008@04:17:27.
David Whitehead on 28 January 2013@09:41:51.
David Whitehead on 16 January 2015@05:39:24.


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