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Headword: Ἡμιπέλεκα
Adler number: eta,348
Translated headword: half-axes
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning] single-mouthed[1] battleaxes.
Greek Original:
Ἡμιπέλεκα: αἱ μονόστομοι ἀξίναι.
Notes:
Same or similar entry in other lexica, including Apollonius' Homeric Lexicon, and in several Homeric scholia. In epic the neuter ἡμιπέλεκκον properly has a double kappa (three times in Iliad 23).
cf. eta 349.
[1] i.e single-bladed.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; epic; imagery; military affairs; science and technology; trade and manufacture
Translated by: David Whitehead on 2 August 2005@04:53:23.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (added cross-reference, set status) on 23 August 2005@17:41:17.
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords) on 24 August 2005@03:36:10.
Catharine Roth (augmented note, added keyword, raised status) on 27 August 2006@22:49:22.
David Whitehead on 17 December 2012@06:05:03.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 8 April 2015@18:26:53.

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