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Headword: *liparokrh/demnos
Adler number: lambda,585
Translated headword: bright-veiled
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] she who has a valuable veil.[1]
"Bright-veiled Charis — if we may quote Homer — wrought you with her own hands."[2]
Greek Original:
*liparokrh/demnos: h( polu/timon krh/demnon e)/xousa. h( liparokrh/demnos, i(/n' ei)/pwmen kaq' *(/omhron, xersi/ se tai=s i)di/ais e)cepo/nhse *xa/ris.
[1] Epithet used in Homer, Iliad 18.382 (referring to Charis: web address 1), and in the Homeric Hymn to Demeter. Similar entry in the Ambrosian Lexicon, according to Adler.
[2] Greek Anthology 6.61.5-6 (Palladas).
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: clothing; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; epic; imagery; mythology; poetry
Translated by: Nick Nicholas on 16 June 2009@05:32:07.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (more keywords; tweaks and cosmetics) on 16 June 2009@10:10:39.
Catharine Roth (expanded note, upgraded link, raised status) on 16 June 2009@11:31:12.
Catharine Roth (tweak) on 21 April 2013@00:21:08.
David Whitehead on 21 April 2013@05:00:58.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 13 April 2015@00:12:30.
Catharine Roth (tweaked note) on 3 June 2020@01:19:37.


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