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Headword: *ceinh/i+on
Adler number: xi,57
Translated headword: host's gift
Vetting Status: high
Also Xeineios Zeus ["Zeus of hospitality"].
Greek Original:
*ceinh/i+on: kai\ *ceinh/i+os *zeu/s.
Both the (unglossed) headword, a neuter noun probably extracted from Homer (Iliad 10.269, 11.20, Odyssey 8.389, 9.267 & 370, 22.290), and the added phrase exemplify Ionic/epic usage of entries already given: see xi 36 and xi 37.
Keywords: daily life; dialects, grammar, and etymology; epic; mythology; religion
Translated by: James L. P. Butrica ✝ on 17 February 2000@13:59:48.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (added headword translation, modified translation, added keywords) on 28 December 2001@19:26:41.
David Whitehead (added note and keywords; cosmetics) on 30 December 2001@07:20:06.
David Whitehead (augmented note; tweaks and cosmetics; raised status) on 30 August 2007@07:33:27.


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