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Headword: Ἐθέλγετο
Adler number: epsilon,296
Translated headword: was charmed, was beguiled
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning he/she/it] was persuaded, was seduced.[1] Aelian [writes]: "the consul was in no way charmed, roaring with rage at his underlings."[2]
Greek Original:
Ἐθέλγετο: ἐπείθετο, ἐθηλύνετο. Αἰλιανός: οὐ μὴν ἐθέλγετο ὁ ὕπατος τοῖς ὑπηρέταις σὺν ὀργῇ βριμούμενος.
[1] The headword is imperfect middle-passive of θέλγω (cf. theta 103), presumably from the quotation given.
[2] Aelian fr. 123f Domingo-Forasté (120 Hercher), already at beta 545.
Keywords: biography; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; ethics; historiography
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 12 February 2007@01:02:16.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (another keyword; cosmetics) on 12 February 2007@03:29:15.
David Whitehead (tweaking) on 30 July 2012@08:43:30.
Catharine Roth (updated reference) on 5 October 2012@01:39:22.


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