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Headword: *tiqhnou/menos
Adler number: tau,575
Translated headword: nourishing
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning one who is] feeding; for the nurse [is called] tiqhno/s.
Greek Original:
*tiqhnou/menos: tre/fwn: tiqhno\s ga\r h( trofo/s.
Likewise or similarly in other lexica; references at Photius tau290, where Theodoridis proffers two possibilities for the source of the headword (present middle participle of tiqhne/w, masculine nominative singular): Clement of Alexandria, Paedagogus, and Philo Judaeus, De posteritate Caini 181. Other options [DW] in e.g. Gregory of Nyssa, Origen, Basil of Caesarea, and Agathias.
cf. tau 573, tau 574.
Keywords: Christianity; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; food; gender and sexuality; historiography; religion; women
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 24 December 2013@01:00:06.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented note and keywords; cosmetics) on 24 December 2013@03:11:02.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 24 December 2013@10:34:52.
David Whitehead (my typo) on 24 December 2013@13:00:38.
David Whitehead on 13 January 2014@06:03:01.


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