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Headword: Αἴδυλος
Adler number: alphaiota,90
Translated headword: shameful
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning] one who is reckless.
Greek Original:
Αἴδυλος: ὁ θρασύς.
Note:
Already (with different accentuation, and possibly different connotations) at alpha 680. Eustathius on Homer, Iliad 3.172 (where αἰδοῖος occurs: see alphaiota 89) connects it with αἰδῶς and says it is used euphemistically. Otherwise known only from lexicography.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; epic; ethics
Translated by: William Hutton on 22 May 2003@11:17:42.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth on 23 May 2003@00:43:34.
David Whitehead (augmented note and keywords; cosmetics) on 1 December 2003@04:48:13.
Catharine Roth (raised status) on 16 January 2012@17:11:29.
David Whitehead (another x-ref and keyword) on 11 May 2012@07:38:36.
David Whitehead on 23 November 2015@04:01:42.

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