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Headword: *)/ogkion
Adler number: omicron,20
Translated headword: case, casket, box
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning a] receptacle, in which the iron things [sc. were placed].
Greek Original:
*)/ogkion: a)ggei=on, e)n w(=| ta\ si/dhra.
Similar material in other lexica (including Apollonius' Homeric Lexicon), reflecting Homer, Odyssey 21.61-62: Penelope's maids "brought in an ogkion, in which there was much iron and bronze, the master's prizes". See web address 1.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; epic; trade and manufacture
Translated by: David Whitehead on 4 October 2009@09:18:07.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (added link, set status) on 5 October 2009@00:37:06.
Catharine Roth (reverted to Perseus 3) on 5 October 2009@00:40:34.
David Whitehead (expanded note) on 5 October 2009@02:53:07.
David Whitehead on 20 June 2013@09:59:32.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 16 April 2015@00:37:20.
David Whitehead on 16 April 2015@02:41:22.


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