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Headword: Χρυσοχάλινον
Adler number: chi,585
Translated headword: gold-bridled
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning] that which is brilliant, pleasing.[1] "[Chariton] no longer sees the gold-bridled light of the sun.[2]
Greek Original:
Χρυσοχάλινον: τὸ λαμπρόν, τὸ τερπνόν. οὐκέτι χρυσοχάλινον ὁρᾷ φάος ἠελίοιο.
Notes:
[1] Neuter singular of this adjective, presumably extracted from the quotation given (though in fact well-attested in its literal sense; alpha 1636 has an instance).
[2] Greek Anthology 7.219.3 (which has δρόμον "course" for the Suda's "light").
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Translated by: David Whitehead on 4 April 2008@08:01:39.
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