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Headword: *poioi/h
Adler number: pi,3101
Translated headword: might make, would make
Vetting Status: high
[poioi/h is] in the optative, [an alternative for] poioi=.
Greek Original:
*poioi/h: eu)ktikw=s, poioi=.
The headword and gloss are alternative forms for the third person singular, present optative, of poie/w. Same material in Photius, under eu)dokimoi=.
The headword is presumably quoted from somewhere; there are numerous possibilities, in prose writers from Xenophon and Demosthenes onwards.
Keywords: dialects, grammar, and etymology; historiography; rhetoric
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 16 November 2010@01:09:25.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (tweaked headword and tr; augmented notes; more keywords) on 16 November 2010@03:22:41.
David Whitehead on 1 December 2011@07:45:59.


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