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Headword: *(ro/dios
Adler number: rho,197
Translated headword: Rhodian
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] he [who comes] from Rhodes.[1] Also [sc. attested is] r(o/dion ["rose"], a plant;[2] but r(o/deios ste/fanos ["garland of roses"] [sc. illustrates another form].[3]
Greek Original:
*(ro/dios: o( a)po\ th=s *(ro/dou. kai\ *(ro/dion, futo/n: *(ro/deios de\ ste/fanos.
[1] For Rhodes cf. rho 196, rho 205.
[2] cf. rho 196.
[3] This phrase (a variation on Anacreon's stefa/nous ... r(odi/nous) is presumably quoted from somewhere.
Keywords: botany; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; geography; poetry
Translated by: David Whitehead on 16 September 2010@06:48:05.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (set status) on 16 September 2010@12:01:58.
David Whitehead (expanded n.3; another keyword) on 17 September 2010@03:16:50.
David Whitehead on 24 August 2011@09:14:27.
David Whitehead on 28 October 2013@09:33:54.


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