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Headword: Aleainôsin
Adler number: alpha,1110
Translated headword: they would be warm
Vetting Status: high
Meaning they might be heated.
"They lit a fire, in order both that they would themselves be warm and also that they would give the Romans an impression that they were staying in the area".[1]
Greek Original:
Aleainôsin: anti tou thermainointo. pur anekausan, hopôs autoi te aleainôsi kai tois Rhômaiois kata chôran menein doxan paraschôsin.
The headword is presumably extracted from the quotation given. (It is not attested outside this entry.) See also alpha 1109 (and more broadly alpha 1005, alpha 1111).
[1] Quotation (transmitted, in Adler's view, via the Excerpta Constantini Porphyrogeniti) unidentifiable.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; historiography; history; military affairs
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 3 April 2000@11:28:04.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified translation; added note; cosmetics) on 26 January 2001@09:35:40.
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords; tweaks and cosmetics) on 23 February 2011@09:30:15.
David Whitehead on 27 February 2011@04:50:45.
David Whitehead on 3 February 2012@05:37:40.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 28 May 2015@23:43:57.
David Whitehead on 29 May 2015@02:48:44.


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