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Headword: *(upe/mbruon
Adler number: upsilon,196
Translated headword: nursing child
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] the new-born infant under the lactating [sc. mother/woman].
Greek Original:
*(upe/mbruon: to\ u(po\ th=| qhlazou/sh| neogno/n.
Likewise in other lexica; references at Photius upsilon93, where Theodoridis obelizes the transmitted headword and cites G.Dindorf's view (now orthodox) that these entries derive from the scholia to Homer, Odyssey 9.245, where the phrase u(p' e)/mbruon occurs.
LSJ s.v. gives only the sense 'foetus'.
Keywords: children; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; epic; food; women
Translated by: Ioannis Doukas on 3 August 2009@07:51:47.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords; tweaks and cosmetics) on 3 August 2009@08:08:37.
David Whitehead on 21 November 2013@05:06:11.


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