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Headword: Ἐπιχθονίων
Adler number: epsilon,2777
Translated headword: of land-bound
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] of earth-bound.
Greek Original:
Ἐπιχθονίων: ἐπιγείων.
= Synagoge epsilon779; Photius, Lexicon epsilon1807; and various scholia to Homer. The headword adjective, a genitive plural (as is the gloss), appears frequently in epic poetry, usually in reference to human beings; e.g. Homer, Iliad 1.266 (web address 1) and Odyssey 1.167 (where some of the scholia have the present gloss; see also chi 329).
cf. Etymologicum Magnum 367.29.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; epic; geography; mythology; poetry; religion
Translated by: William Hutton on 19 December 2007@00:04:38.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (supplied link, set status) on 19 December 2007@00:45:55.
David Whitehead (another keyword; cosmetics) on 19 December 2007@03:37:11.
William Hutton (augmented note) on 19 December 2007@08:59:54.
David Whitehead (augmented note) on 19 December 2007@09:10:40.
David Whitehead on 22 October 2012@09:22:22.
David Whitehead (coding) on 3 February 2016@08:03:46.


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