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Headword: *talau/rinos
Adler number: tau,47
Translated headword: bearing a bull's-hide shield
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] steadfast, mighty in battle.
Greek Original:
*talau/rinos: u(pomonhtiko/s, karteriko\s e)n th=| ma/xh|.
The glosses come from the scholia to Aristophanes, Acharnians 964 (web address 1), where the headword -- an Homeric epithet of Ares -- is used jokingly of Lamachos (lambda 81). See generally LSJ s.v.
The etymology combines tau 707 with rho 174.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: biography; comedy; definition; epic; ethics; imagery; military affairs; zoology
Translated by: David Whitehead on 26 May 2004@06:30:50.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (added link, set status) on 20 September 2004@00:58:41.
David Whitehead (augmented note) on 20 September 2004@03:08:07.
Catharine Roth (fixed link) on 19 September 2011@22:45:28.
David Whitehead on 6 January 2014@08:18:04.


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