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Headword: *ce/nas
Adler number: xi,23
Translated headword: alien, strange
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning] remarkable.[1] The Pisidian [says]: "forests of providers, both so numerous and alien/strange."[2]
Greek Original:
*ce/nas: qaumasta/s. *pisi/dhs: u(/las xorhgw=n kai\ tosau/tas kai\ ce/nas.
Notes:
[1] Feminine accusative plurals, the headword one presumably extracted from the quotation given. For the glossing cf. xi 17.
[2] George of Pisidia, Persian Expedition 3.61; also at upsilon 94.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; imagery; military affairs; poetry
Translated by: James L. P. Butrica ✝ on 16 February 2000@13:35:13.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (cosmetics) on 22 May 2002@01:10:33.
David Whitehead (added notes and keywords) on 22 May 2002@03:34:01.
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords; tweaks and cosmetics; raised status) on 27 August 2007@11:35:43.
David Whitehead (adjustments) on 18 June 2013@08:31:08.

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