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Headword: *probo/lion
Adler number: pi,2347
Translated headword: probolion
Vetting Status: high
A particular kind of spear, which hunters use for the hunting of boars.
Greek Original:
*probo/lion: ei)=do/s ti do/ratos, w(=| xrw=ntai oi( kunhge/tai pro\s th\n tw=n suw=n qh/ran.
Abridged from Harpokration s.v., citing Hyperides (fr. 167 Jensen) and Xenophon (On Hunting 10.1 and passim: web address 1). See also Photius, Lexicon pi1193 Theodoridis, with other references.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: daily life; definition; historiography; rhetoric; zoology
Translated by: David Whitehead on 17 December 2000@11:50:08.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (added link and keyword, set status) on 15 August 2004@01:11:31.
David Whitehead (more keywords; cosmetics) on 16 August 2004@04:09:59.
David Whitehead (tweaks) on 15 July 2011@08:04:01.
David Whitehead on 30 June 2014@08:08:21.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 30 June 2014@11:34:46.
David Whitehead on 24 May 2016@06:12:06.


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