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Headword: *parh/lios
Adler number: pi,624
Translated headword: mock-sun, parhelion
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] a cloud thickened to an extreme extent and illuminated internally by the sun.
Greek Original:
*parh/lios: nefe/lh pepuknwme/nh kaq' u(perbolh\n kai\ e)naugazome/nh u(po\ tou= h(li/ou.
Probably from commentary on Aristotle, Meteorologica 377a-b; cf. John of Damascus, Dialectica 68.
Keywords: definition; philosophy; science and technology
Translated by: William Hutton on 8 August 2011@13:28:05.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (set status) on 8 August 2011@14:41:00.
David Whitehead (cosmetics) on 9 August 2011@03:49:56.
David Whitehead on 16 September 2013@06:11:08.


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