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Headword: Apênxato
Adler number: alpha,3144
Translated headword: hanged himself
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning he] fitted a noose.
Greek Original:
Apênxato: brochon hêpsen.
No corresponding entry in other lexica. The headword must be quoted from somewhere. The obvious possibility is in the New Testament (Matthew 27.5, of Judas), but see also e.g. Herodotus 2.131.1; Appian, Bellum Civile 4.4.26; Lucian, Philopseudes 29.
Keywords: biography; Christianity; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; historiography; religion
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 21 June 2000@01:40:13.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added note and keyword) on 19 August 2002@07:30:48.
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords; cosmetics) on 29 March 2012@05:17:03.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 30 March 2012@21:40:34.
David Whitehead (coding) on 8 August 2015@10:22:01.


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