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Headword: Ἐρυγή
Adler number: epsilon,3090
Translated headword: belch
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
A belch is a hidden gust of wind, produced during the digestion of food as bubbles are given off, [and] blown up to the top.
Greek Original:
Ἐρυγή: ἐρυγή ἐστι πνεῦμα κρύφιον, κατὰ τὴν ζέσιν τῆς τροφῆς ἀπορρηγνυμένων τῶν πομφολύγων, ἐπὶ τὸ ἄνω διαπνεόμενον.
Notes:
For this headword see already epsilon 3089. The source of the present entry's definition of it was not identified by Adler but is identifiable via the TLG as Basil of Caesarea, Homilies on the Psalms PG 29.393.19-21.
For 'bubbles' see pi 2031.
Keywords: Christianity; daily life; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; food; medicine; religion; rhetoric; science and technology
Translated by: David Whitehead on 24 December 2007@08:22:16.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (set status) on 24 December 2007@12:26:57.
David Whitehead (another x-ref) on 30 December 2007@03:57:47.
David Whitehead on 29 October 2012@10:21:10.
David Whitehead (expanded note, with a source-identification; more keywords) on 14 February 2016@09:28:03.

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