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Headword: *cu/loxos
Adler number: xi,97
Translated headword: copse
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning a] treed and wooded hill, thicket, forest, land, field, place - though some [define it as] a lair of a wild beast.[1]
"Nor did he come again out of fold into copse."[2]
Greek Original:
*cu/loxos: su/ndendros kai\ culw/dhs pa/gos, drumo/s, u(/lh, xe/rsos, a)gro/s, to/pos: oi( de\ koi/thn qhri/ou. ou)d' i(/ket' e)k ma/ndrhs au)=qis e)pi\ cu/loxon.
Same or similar entry elsewhere; see the references at Photius xi42 Theodoridis.
[1] From the scholia to Homer, Iliad 5.162, where the headword occurs.
[2] An approximation of Greek Anthology 6.263.4, attributed to Leonidas of Tarentum (about a lion); cf. Gow and Page (vol. I, 123), (vol. II, 357), and further excerpts from this epigram at alpha 3085, alpha 4700, beta 571, and epsilon 3492.
A.S.F. Gow and D.L. Page, eds., The Greek Anthology: Hellenistic Epigrams, vol. I, (Cambridge, 1965)
A.S.F. Gow and D.L. Page, eds., The Greek Anthology: Hellenistic Epigrams, vol. II, (Cambridge, 1965)
Keywords: definition; epic; geography; poetry; zoology
Translated by: James L. P. Butrica ✝ on 18 February 2000@12:41:47.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (supplied headword; added note and keywords; cosmetics) on 10 July 2001@10:17:41.
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords; tweaks and cosmetics; raised status) on 16 September 2007@10:33:29.
David Whitehead (another note) on 19 June 2013@05:20:52.
David Whitehead on 24 January 2014@04:10:46.
Catharine Roth (tweaked note) on 14 December 2020@19:39:44.
Ronald Allen (expanded n.2, added bibliography, added cross-references) on 10 April 2021@12:16:21.


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