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Headword: *(rerupwme/na
Adler number: rho,104
Translated headword: lies (poetically) dirty
Vetting Status: high
[no gloss]
Greek Original:
*(rerupwme/na [poihtikw=s] kei=tai.
The phrase 'lies dirty' comes from Homer, Odyssey 6.59 (of Nausicaa's family laundry: web address 1); here the gloss 'poetically' intrudes into the middle of it.
cf. generally rho 302.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: clothing; daily life; epic; poetry
Translated by: David Whitehead on 4 December 2002@09:42:37.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (added link) on 5 April 2004@22:01:14.
David Whitehead (x-ref) on 16 June 2004@03:54:41.
David Whitehead (internal rearrangement) on 24 August 2011@07:13:35.


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