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Headword: Αἱρεῖσθαι
Adler number: alphaiota,301
Translated headword: to choose, to obtain
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning] to do/make/perform/practise.
Greek Original:
Αἱρεῖσθαι: ἐργάζεσθαι.
Note:
Same entry in Photius and other lexica. The connection between headword and gloss is not self-evident; perhaps by working at something one indicates one has elected to do so.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 6 March 2003@18:40:50.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added note; cosmetics) on 7 March 2003@03:32:32.
David Whitehead (more keywords; cosmetics) on 16 May 2012@07:52:04.

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