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Headword: Χερμαστήρ
Adler number: chi,207
Translated headword: stone-slinger
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning] a sling.
"Stretching the well-twisted arms of [my] leather stone-slinger."[1]
Greek Original:
Χερμαστήρ: ἡ σφενδόνη. ῥινοῦ χερμαστῆρος ἐύ̈στροφα κῶλα τιταίνων.
Note:
[1] Greek Anthology 7.172.3; see also alpha 3313, kappa 2231, and rho 174.
Keywords: definition; military affairs; poetry; trade and manufacture
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 19 March 2008@15:22:12.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (another keyword; cosmetics) on 20 March 2008@09:34:56.
David Whitehead on 10 November 2013@07:44:30.

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