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Headword: *taxunautei=
Adler number: tau,203
Translated headword: is fast-sailing
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning he/she/it] sails fast.[1]
"These [are] sacred triremes in public service, dispatched for the polis's requirements and fast-sailing."[2]
Greek Original:
*taxunautei=: taxe/ws plei=. au(=tai i(erai\ trih/reis dhmo/siai, e)pi\ ta\s th=s po/lews xrei/as pempo/menai kai\ taxunautou=sai.
[1] Likewise in other lexica; references at Photius tau93, where Theodoridis suggests that the very rare headword -- third person singular, present indicative, of the verb taxunaute/w -- is quoted from Philo Judaeus [of Alexandria], de plantatione 152 (of a ship).
[2] From the scholia to Aristophanes, Acharnians 1204; cf. pi 388.
Keywords: comedy; constitution; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; military affairs; politics; religion; rhetoric; trade and manufacture
Translated by: David Whitehead on 14 October 2005@05:41:51.
Vetted by:
Elizabeth Vandiver (Set status) on 14 October 2005@20:02:38.
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords) on 16 October 2005@10:50:03.
David Whitehead on 7 January 2014@06:40:55.
Catharine Roth (coding, tweak) on 1 April 2014@22:01:38.
David Whitehead (cosmetic) on 2 April 2014@02:54:50.


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