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Headword: *)wmobo/rwn
Adler number: omega,94
Translated headword: of raw-flesh-devouring [ones]
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] of raw-flesh-eating [ones].
Greek Original:
*)wmobo/rwn: w)mofa/gwn.
Likewise or similarly in other lexica. Headword and gloss mean essentially the same, but the first is rarer -- something not always true of Suda entries. They are genitive plurals, so the headword is evidently quoted from somewhere: perhaps Nonnus' Dionysiaca (where it occurs five times) or an ecclesiastical writer. See LSJ entry at web address 1.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: Christianity; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; epic; food; religion; zoology
Translated by: Janie Zuber on 10 April 2000@12:59:01.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified note and keywords; cosmetics) on 8 September 2002@09:03:49.
Catharine Roth (cosmetics) on 13 September 2005@00:27:41.
David Whitehead on 31 October 2013@07:26:45.


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