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Headword: *)/onos
Adler number: omicron,381
Translated headword: capstan, windlass
Vetting Status: high
[The name for] the many-footed and twisted thing which has to do with water-vessels.
Greek Original:
*)/onos: to\ peri\ ta\ tw=n u(da/twn a)ggei=a polu/poun kai\ sustrefo/menon.
From glosses on Herodotus 7.36.3, where the headword occurs (in the dative plural) in the account of Xerxes bridging the Hellespont: see web address 1.
cf. generally omicron 380.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: biography; daily life; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; food; geography; historiography; history; science and technology
Translated by: David Whitehead on 21 July 2006@05:59:19.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (added link, set status) on 21 July 2006@14:38:41.
David Whitehead (another headword; expanded note) on 23 July 2006@05:04:20.
David Whitehead on 4 July 2013@04:23:48.
Catharine Roth (upgraded link) on 4 July 2013@22:00:04.


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