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Headword: Ἄντρον
Adler number: alpha,2767
Translated headword: grotto
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning a] cave.[1]
Also [sc. attested is the related adjective] ἀντρώδη ["in a grotto"], [meaning] in a cave.[2]
Greek Original:
Ἄντρον: σπήλαιον. καὶ Ἀντρώδη, σπηλαιώδη.
Notes:
cf. alpha 2765, alpha 2766.
[1] Same glossing in Hesychius and elsewhere.
[2] Same glossing in other lexica. Latte on Hesychius s.v. takes the adjective (masculine accusative singular) to be quoted from the Septuagint (2 Maccabees 2.5).
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; geography; religion
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 11 November 2000@11:12:49.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added note and keywords; cosmetics) on 15 August 2002@07:29:17.
David Whitehead (more notes; another keyword; betacode and other cosmetics) on 19 March 2012@11:17:29.
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