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Headword: Αἰτηταί
Adler number: alphaiota,367
Translated headword: requesters
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] those who request something from someone. "The Rhodians, being requesters of peace with Perseus no more than they were granters, were especially singled-out by the Romans."[1]
Greek Original:
Αἰτηταί: οἱ παρά τινος τὶ αἰτοῦντες. οἱ δὲ Ῥόδιοι τῷ Περσεῖ οὐκ αἰτηταὶ τῆς εἰρήνης μᾶλλον ἢ δόται ὄντες ὑπερήφανα τοῖς Ῥωμαίοις διελέχθησαν.
Likewise in ps.-Zonaras.
[1] Cassius Dio 20.66.2. For King Perseus cf. pi 1370, pi 1371.
Keywords: biography; definition; ethics; geography; historiography; history; military affairs
Translated by: William Hutton on 11 February 2003@19:30:19.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added note and keyword; cosmetics) on 12 February 2003@06:27:39.
David Whitehead (more keywords) on 17 May 2012@07:30:44.
David Whitehead (another note; cosmetics) on 1 December 2015@06:00:39.


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