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Headword: *pro/kriton
Adler number: pi,2489
Translated headword: pre-selected
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning someone or something][1] picked out, or base.
Greek Original:
*pro/kriton: e)klekto/n, h)\ ponhro/n.
Same or similar entries in other lexica; references at Photius pi1253 Theodoridis.
The second gloss is puzzling. Theodoridis, following Naber and Schmidt, mentions (without endorsing) the possibility of a link with Hesychius pi3500 and/or pi3547.
[1] Masculine accusative singular or neuter nominative/accusative singular.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics
Translated by: David Whitehead on 20 December 2009@10:13:57.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (set status) on 20 December 2009@23:58:24.
David Whitehead (another note) on 21 December 2009@03:10:12.
David Whitehead (tweaked note) on 22 November 2011@04:43:44.
David Whitehead on 16 October 2013@06:01:16.


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