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Headword: *probateu/s
Adler number: pi,2331
Translated headword: flocksman, herdsman
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] the shepherd of flocks/herds.[1]
Also [sc. attested is the genitive plural] probate/wn, [meaning] of rural folk.[2]
Greek Original:
*probateu/s: o( tw=n proba/twn poimh/n. kai\ *probate/wn, xwrikw=n a)nqrw/pwn.
cf. generally pi 2330, pi 2332.
[1] Reported as the title of a comedy of Antiphanes (alpha 2734, alpha 2735).
[2] Extracted from somewhere, evidently. Same gloss in the Ambrosian Lexicon, according to Adler.
Keywords: agriculture; comedy; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; geography; zoology
Translated by: David Whitehead on 3 May 2010@07:59:13.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (added notes and keyword, set status) on 3 May 2010@20:22:50.
David Whitehead (x-refs) on 4 May 2010@03:13:41.
David Whitehead (expanded n.2) on 7 November 2011@07:54:11.
David Whitehead on 24 May 2016@06:03:53.


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