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Headword: Ἀνέφερον
Adler number: alpha,2355
Translated headword: they were bringing up, they were recovering
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] they were recalling.
"They were bringing up their friends, wherever one was."[1]
Alternatively [sc. in the first person singular, and in another sense] ἀνέφερον ["I recovered"], I got control of myself.
"On account of these things I was better, and I recovered."[2] Meaning I was [better].[3]
And elsewhere: "because of the weight of the weapons not even one person out of those who were sinking recovered."[4]
Greek Original:
Ἀνέφερον: ἀνεμιμνήσκοντο. ἀνέφερον τοὺς ἐπιτηδείους, ὅπου τις εἶεν. ἢ Ἀνέφερον, ἑαυτὸν ἀνεκτώμην. διὰ ταῦτα ῥᾴων ἦν, καὶ ἀνέφερον. ἀντὶ τοῦ ἤμην. καὶ αὖθις: διὰ δὲ τὸ βάρος τῶν ὅπλων ἐκ τῶν καταδυομένων ἀνέφερεν οὐδὲ εἷς.
The headword is perhaps, though not demonstrably, extracted from the first quotation given.
For this verb see also alpha 2352, alpha 2353, alpha 2354.
[1] Quotation unidentifiable.
[2] Quotation not identified by Adler, but identifiable via the TLG as Synesius, In Praise of Baldness 2.
[3] At issue here are two ways to say "I was", ἦν and ἤμην respectively.
[4] Quotation (transmitted, in Adler's view, via the Excerpta Constantini Porphyrogeniti) unidentifiable.
Keywords: biography; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; historiography; history; military affairs; rhetoric
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 3 November 2000@16:29:54.
Vetted by:
William Hutton (Modified translations) on 5 November 2000@00:02:44.
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords; cosmetics) on 7 June 2002@08:50:21.
David Whitehead (added note) on 12 August 2002@03:26:57.
David Whitehead (augmented notes, with a source identification; more keywords; tweaks and cosmetics) on 27 February 2011@08:42:48.
David Whitehead (tweaks) on 7 March 2012@06:25:48.
David Whitehead on 15 July 2015@05:48:37.


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