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Headword: *(ws e)/ni ma/lista
Adler number: omega,225
Translated headword: as it is most in [someone]; as much as possible
Vetting Status: high
Meaning excessively/too much. "They were dismayed at the authorities as much as possible; but afterwards when the army gave a command, everyone assisted." And elsewhere: "[...] so that the billets will be as safe as possible."
Greek Original:
*(ws e)/ni ma/lista: a)nti\ tou= li/an. oi( de\ ta\s me\n a)rxa\s e)ptoh/qhsan w(s e)/ni ma/lista: meta\ de\ tau=ta tou= stratou= do/ntos para/ggelma pa/ntes e)boh/qoun. kai\ au)=qis: o(/pws katagwgai\ w(s e)/ni a)sfale/statai e)/sontai.
cf. omega 224.
Both of the illustrative quotations given are transmitted, in Adler's view, via the Excerpta Constantini Porphyrogeniti. Neither is identifiable.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; historiography; military affairs
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 13 September 2005@00:22:53.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented notes; cosmetics) on 13 September 2005@03:49:22.
David Whitehead on 3 November 2013@07:43:53.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 4 June 2014@23:21:09.


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