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Headword: *kastori/dwn
Adler number: kappa,466
Translated headword: of Castorids, of Kastorids
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] of dogs.[1] "For the barking of Castorids pleased you."[2]
Greek Original:
*kastori/dwn: kunw=n. soi\ ga\r *kastori/dwn u(laka\ eu)/ade.
[1] Genitive plural, evidently from the quotation given. For the large Spartan kastorides, a.k.a. kastoriai, cf. Xenophon, On Hunting 3.1.
[2] Greek Anthology 6.167 (Agathias Scholasticus); again at tau 1009 (but with, wrongly, a single dog). The quotation shows Doric or Aeolic forms u(laka/ (Attic-Ionic u(lakh/) and eu)/ade (for e)/vvade).
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; geography; mythology; poetry; zoology
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 17 March 2008@00:49:19.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (tweaked headword and tr; augmented notes and keywords) on 17 March 2008@04:29:13.
Catharine Roth (cosmetics) on 22 May 2011@23:24:02.
David Whitehead on 29 January 2013@09:59:09.
Catharine Roth (tweaked note) on 19 April 2019@23:48:58.


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