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Headword: *pro/sklisis
Adler number: pi,2735
Translated headword: predilection
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] inclination to one side.[1]
"[...] not to do anything out of hatred or out of predilection."[2]
Greek Original:
*pro/sklisis: e(terome/reia. mh\ diapra/casqai/ ti kat' e)/xqran h)\ kata\ pro/sklisin.
[1] Likewise in other lexica; references at Photius pi1346, where Theodoridis endorses Naber's suggestion that the headword is quoted from 1 Timothy 5.21 (accusative case there).
[2] Tentatively attributed by Adler to Damascius; now his Life of Isidore fr. 68 Zintzen.
Keywords: biography; Christianity; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; philosophy; religion
Translated by: David Whitehead on 17 March 2010@07:19:15.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (coding, status) on 10 May 2010@23:36:31.
David Whitehead (expanded note) on 11 May 2010@03:37:46.
David Whitehead on 28 November 2011@06:52:23.
David Whitehead on 18 October 2013@05:12:45.
David Whitehead on 24 May 2016@10:33:24.
Catharine Roth (cosmeticule) on 28 November 2021@00:35:26.


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