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Headword: Χοί̈δια
Adler number: chi,375
Translated headword: chous-capacity, holding a chous
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
"They prepared small wine-jars chous-capacity in size, exceptionally light in in their construction."[1]
Greek Original:
Χοί̈δια: σταμνία κατεσκεύασαν χοί̈δια τὸ μέγεθος, λεπτὰ ταῖς κατασκευαῖς διαφερόντως.
Notes:
The headword, neuter (nominative and) accusative of this adjective, is presumably extracted from the quotation. It is otherwise unattested, in this or any other form.
[1] Quotation (transmitted, in Adler's view, via the Excerpta Constantini Porphyrogeniti) unidentifiable.
Keywords: daily life; dialects, grammar, and etymology; food; science and technology; trade and manufacture
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 1 April 2008@03:00:47.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords; tweaks and cosmetics) on 1 April 2008@05:07:17.
David Whitehead (expanded notes; another keyword) on 12 November 2013@06:54:31.
David Whitehead (coding) on 1 June 2016@03:58:39.

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