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Headword: Εἰσαγωγεύς
Adler number: epsiloniota,225
Translated headword: introducer
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning] one who introduces a person to someone.[1]
"So [they say that] a eunuch, the introducer, and those present there [told] the man to be very persevering [and] to go ahead."[2]
Greek Original:
Εἰσαγωγεύς: ὁ εἰσάγων πρός τινα ἄνθρωπον. εὐνοῦχον μὲν οὖν τὸν εἰσαγωγέα καὶ τοὺς τῇδε παρόντας πολλὰ τὸν ἄνθρωπον λιπαρεῖν ἐπίπροσθεν βαίνειν.
Notes:
[1] Or: who introduces [someone] to a particular person.
[2] Procopius, Secret History 12.26 (in a story about a monk seeing the emperor).
Keywords: biography; Christianity; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; gender and sexuality; historiography; history; religion
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 13 July 2005@16:53:20.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (more keywords; cosmetics) on 14 July 2005@03:31:10.
David Whitehead (augmented translation and note; added a keyword) on 15 July 2005@02:36:12.
David Whitehead (another note; more keywords; tweaking) on 27 November 2012@03:52:26.

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