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Headword: *pro\s oi)wnou=
Adler number: pi,2835
Translated headword: in accordance with a favorable omen
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
"He regarding it as [in accordance with a favorable omen] to set up quarters in an enemy palisade."[1]
Greek Original:
*pro\s oi)wnou= deciou= tiqe/menos e)n polemi/w| xa/raki staqmeu=sai.
Notes:
The unglossed headword phrase is simply the first two words of the quotation.
[1] Quotation (transmitted, in Adler's view, via the Excerpta Constantini Porphyrogeniti) unidentifiable. For the verb staqmeu/w, see sigma 987; for birds as omens, see e.g. mu 821, omicroniota 161. The phrase pro\s oi)wnou= occurs at epsilon 2619.
Keywords: biography; geography; historiography; history; military affairs; religion
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 12 September 2013@00:27:36.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (internal rearrangement; more keywords; other tweaking) on 12 September 2013@07:50:28.
David Whitehead on 12 September 2013@07:51:17.
David Whitehead on 20 October 2013@05:46:08.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 21 June 2014@00:54:53.

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