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Headword: Apêlgêsan
Adler number: alpha,3151
Translated headword: they grieved at
Vetting Status: high
"The whole populace [...] immediately grieved at the calamity and in lamentation raised their cries to heaven."[1] Meaning they mourned.
Greek Original:
Apêlgêsan: ho de dêmos hapas apêlgêsan to pathos euthus kai xun oimôgêi anekragon ouranion hoson. anti tou ôiktisanto.
The headword is evidently extracted from the quotation given. The verb can also mean "put away sorrow:" see LSJ s.v. (web address 1).
[1] Procopius, Secret History 16.20; again, more briefly, at omicron 935.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; historiography; history
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 5 July 2000@15:06:12.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified and completed translation; added keyword; cosmetics) on 16 March 2001@06:00:20.
Catharine Roth on 16 March 2001@11:08:00.
David Whitehead (expanded notes) on 4 August 2010@06:13:31.
David Whitehead (more keywords) on 29 March 2012@05:49:49.
Catharine Roth (tweaked link) on 12 September 2015@12:23:20.


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