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Headword: *mete/qeto
Adler number: mu,754
Translated headword: went over
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning he/she/it] deserted.[1] "But he, being in all respects rather immature and mostly puffed up with authority, went over willingly to the barbarian."[2]
Greek Original:
*mete/qeto: hu)tomo/lhsen. o( de\ w)\n ta\ pa/nta new/teros kai\ to\ ple/on metewrisqei\s a)rxh=s mete/qeto e(kousi/ws pro\s to\n ba/rbaron.
[1] The headword is aorist middle of metati/qhmi, third person singular (see LSJ s.v. A.II.5); presumably extracted from the quotation given.
[2] Quotation (and individual) unidentifiable. Adler notes Bernhardy's suggestion that new/teros ought to be newteriko/s.
Keywords: biography; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; historiography; history
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 1 July 2009@19:59:07.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (tweaks) on 2 July 2009@04:05:45.
David Whitehead on 19 May 2013@08:11:27.


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