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Headword: Ἡβάσκει
Adler number: eta,14
Translated headword: comes of age
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning he/she/it] is in peak condition.
Greek Original:
Ἡβάσκει: ἀκμάζει.
Notes:
Compare eta 13 (and eta 19). The chief difference in ἡβάω and ἡβάσκω is that the latter is an inceptive verb while the former may show a simple state of being.
Same or similar entry in other lexica. This third person singular, present indicative active, has been taken since Nauck to be quoted from Euripides, Alcestis 1085 (web address 1); see also under alpha 1444.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; tragedy
Translated by: Abram Ring on 27 May 2004@16:22:40.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified headword and translation; augmented note and keywords) on 28 May 2004@03:47:13.
Catharine Roth (raised status) on 25 August 2005@17:57:43.
Abram Ring (added web reference, cosmetics) on 27 March 2006@13:32:48.
David Whitehead (tweaking) on 2 December 2012@08:46:07.
Catharine Roth (upgraded link) on 13 December 2012@01:30:34.

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