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Headword: Ἐεικόσορος ναῦς
Adler number: epsilon,285
Translated headword: twenty-oared ship
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
and [in the genitive] 'of a twenty-oared ship': [meaning] of the twenty-oarer.
Greek Original:
Ἐεικόσορος ναῦς καὶ Ἐεικοσόροιο νηός: τῆς εἰκοσακώπου.
Note:
Epic/poetic forms: see generally LSJ s.v. The genitive is quoted from Homer, Odyssey 9.322; cf. the scholia there.
Reference:
Lionel Casson, Ships and Seamanship in the Ancient World (Baltimore 1995) 65 n.110, 169 n.5
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; epic; military affairs; poetry; science and technology
Translated by: Ross Scaife ✝ on 12 February 2004@17:24:38.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (supplied note and bibliography; augmented keywords; cosmetics) on 13 February 2004@03:21:02.
Ross Scaife ✝ (cosmetics) on 13 February 2004@11:59:42.
David Whitehead (tweaking) on 30 July 2012@07:40:42.
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