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Headword: Χειμασκήσαντα
Adler number: chi,230
Translated headword: having spent the winter drilling
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
"[Scipio] formed an opinion, and considered that the troops would set about their business better having spent the winter drilling".[1]
Greek Original:
Χειμασκήσαντα: διάληψιν εἶχε, τὰ στρατόπεδα χειμασκήσαντα βελτίω τὰ πράγματα ὑπελάμβανε γενήσεσθαι.
Notes:
The unglossed headword, presumably extracted from the quotation given, is the aorist active participle, neuter plural, of the rare verb χειμασκέω .
[1] An approximation of Polybius 3.70.3-4.
Keywords: biography; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; historiography; history; military affairs
Translated by: David Whitehead on 26 November 2001@04:17:47.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added keywords) on 6 September 2002@05:31:23.
William Hutton (set status) on 10 July 2003@05:08:25.
David Whitehead (added primary note and another keyword) on 8 August 2011@03:46:36.
David Whitehead on 11 November 2013@04:00:39.

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