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Headword: Apodokimasas
Adler number: alpha,3299
Translated headword: having rejected
Vetting Status: high
[Used] with an accusative. [Meaning he] having disparaged as useless.[1]
"Hannibal, having rejected their existing, original equipment as soon as he won the first battle, armed his own forces with the weapons of the Romans."[2]
Greek Original:
Apodokimasas: aitiatikêi. hôs achrêston ekphaulisas. ho de Annibas apodokimasas ton ex archês huparchonta autois kathoplismon, hama tôi nikêsai têi prôtêi machêi parachrêma tois Rhômaiôn hoplois kathôplise tas dunameis.
The headword participle is presumably extracted from the quotation given.
[1] See already alpha 2978.
[2] Polybius 18.28.9; cf. 15.13.9. He is referring to (e.g.) the adoption of the Roman hasta.
Keywords: biography; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; historiography; history; military affairs
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 24 February 2001@12:04:00.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified translation; added note and keyword; cosmetics) on 18 March 2001@05:23:45.
David Whitehead (added keyword; cosmetics) on 20 August 2002@08:07:50.
David Whitehead (another note and keyword; cosmetics) on 2 April 2012@06:24:50.


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