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Headword: *zhththri/wn o)/rgana
Adler number: zeta,93
Translated headword: tools of inquisitions
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] torture-instruments.[1] "They brought up fire and the [sc. other] tools of the inquisitions; and he declared what had been done".[2]
Greek Original:
*zhththri/wn o)/rgana: ta\ basanisth/ria. oi( de\ prosa/gousi pu=r kai\ ta\ tw=n zhththri/wn o)/rgana. o( de\ ta\ praxqe/nta e)cei=pen.
The headword phrase, neuter plural, is presumably extracted from the quotation given, given that zhthth/rion is attested only here before the 15th century.
[1] cf. alpha 3944.
[2] Quotation unidentifiable.
Keywords: biography; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; historiography; law; science and technology
Translated by: David Whitehead on 15 May 2005@09:15:16.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (set status) on 15 May 2005@19:17:54.
David Whitehead (x-ref) on 16 May 2005@02:56:17.
David Whitehead on 30 November 2012@04:20:16.
Catharine Roth (expanded note) on 6 June 2018@01:29:41.


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