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Headword: Εἰκοτολογῆσαι
Adler number: epsiloniota,87
Translated headword: to infer from probabilities
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning] to speak from guesswork.
Greek Original:
Εἰκοτολογῆσαι: ἐστοχασμένως εἰπεῖν.
Note:
Same entry in other lexica. The headword (presumably quoted from somewhere) is aorist infinitive of the verb εἰκοτολογέω . Outside of lexicography, the only pre-Suda attestation is in Philo of Alexandria, Legatio ad Gaium 58.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; philosophy
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 22 August 2005@15:42:40.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented and modified note) on 23 August 2005@04:50:26.
David Whitehead on 23 November 2012@06:21:50.
Catharine Roth (expanded note) on 5 April 2018@01:57:30.

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