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Headword: Αἴθοψ
Adler number: alphaiota,138
Translated headword: fiery-looking
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning] the dark one.
Greek Original:
Αἴθοψ: ὁ μέλας.
Notes:
Likewise or similarly in other lexica, including Apollonius' Homeric Lexicon, and cf. the scholia to Homer, Iliad 1.462, where the headword occurs (of wine).
Other forms of this adjective appear at alphaiota 132 and alphaiota 133. See also alphaiota 129, where "Ethiopian" is glossed as "black."
Keywords: definition; epic; food; imagery
Translated by: James Cousins on 11 November 2002@21:23:53.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (added note) on 12 November 2002@00:00:16.
David Whitehead (augmented note and keywords) on 15 July 2003@11:54:05.
David Whitehead on 14 May 2012@07:01:28.
David Whitehead (expanded note) on 24 November 2015@03:38:23.

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